Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Police Officer Robert Shawn Pitts

Terre Haute Police Department, Indiana

End of Watch Friday, May 4, 2018

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Reflections for Police Officer Robert Shawn Pitts

God bless Officer Pitts' family, friends and coworkers and give them strength and peace to get through their grief and pain. Thank you for your service brother.

Detective Sergeant Clark O. Parry
Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Office, New York

May 5, 2018

God Speed, Brother.

Sergeant Kevin Murphy
Union PD, NJ

May 5, 2018

RIP Brother: Thank you for your service! Prayers for your family and fellow Officers! Godspeed!

Retired Deputy Sheriff
Washington County, VT

May 5, 2018

Indiana and the nation mourn you. Prayers for your family. Rest in peace, sir. Job well done.

Margaret Scott
Shelby County Supports The Badge, Indiana

May 5, 2018

The hearts, thoughts and prayers of everyone here at CCPD go out to families, both blood and blue, of Officer Pitts. May God wrap you in His arms and grant you strength, comfort and peace.
You swore an oath to serve and protect and you made the ultimate sacrifice in service of that oath.

LT. Michael Caldwell, Chaplain
Cape Carteret Police Department, Cape Carteret, NC.

May 5, 2018

Your memory will not be forgotten. God bless and condolences to Officer Pitts family.

Officer Josh Doane
Evansville Police Department

May 5, 2018

Thank you for your ULTIMATE SACRIFICE.

Rest in Peace.

Ron Lavallee
Lawrence, MA Fire Dept.

May 5, 2018

Rest in peace brother we will take it from here. Thank you for your service God bless you and your family. RESPECT

Ted Gougolis

May 5, 2018

Rest Easy Sir... hugs to the hearts of your family.

State Secretary Virginia Fraternal Order
Retired

May 5, 2018

"Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God."
Matthew 5:9

Marshal Chris Di Gerolamo
Federal Air Marshal Service

May 5, 2018

Rest In Peace brother.

Corporal (Retired) Glenn Elliott
Temple Police Department--Temple,Tx

May 5, 2018

YOU, A WORRIOR GAVE UP HIS LIFE SERVING THOSE HE SWORE TO PROTECT AND SERVE! YOU WILL NEVER BE FORGOTTEN! RIP

Dt. Hommy Cruz
City of Paterson Police Department

May 5, 2018

Heroes live forever. Prayers to family and friends.

Retired telecommunicator B Rodriguez
Retired telecommunicator

May 5, 2018

Another sad day and senseless loss of a dedicated servant. Condolences to his family and friends, and may he rest in peace.

William Jernigan

May 5, 2018

Rest in peace brother

Sergeant M Hargett
New Bern PD

May 5, 2018

Rest in Peace Officer Pitts. Thank you for your service and the ultimate sacrifice you made everyday to protect all of our society. God Bless your Family.

Dawn Jones
GPD

May 5, 2018

Virtus Junxit Mors Non Separabit

Sergeant Jordan Buckley
Howard County Sheriff Department

May 5, 2018

Rest in peace, your sacrifice to make others safe will not go unnoticed by our heavenly father. May God give your family the strength to carry on.

Sgt. Michael Fuller (Retired)
NYPD

May 5, 2018

May his soul rest in peace. Prayers go out to his family friends and fellow officers.

Detective Ken Grubbs
Cambridge Ohio police department

May 5, 2018

We will remember.

Miss Eleanore Trupkiewicz
Civilian Supporter of Law Enforcement

May 5, 2018

Requiescat in Pacem

Police Officer Mike O'Connor
Branford CT PD

May 5, 2018

Rest easy Officer Pitts. Our First Responder Family will keep watch over yours until you meet again. God bless your Blue Family and all of your family and friends as they mourn your loss.

EMT Shannon Jenkins
NonLEO

May 5, 2018

Our deepest condolences and prayers are with this brave hero's family and department.

US Army ret.

May 5, 2018

The policeman stood and faced his God,
Which must always come to pass.
He hoped his shoes were shining.
Just as brightly as his brass.

"Step forward now, policeman.
How shall I deal with you? 
Have you always turned the other cheek?
To My church have you been true?"

The policeman squared his shoulders and said,
"No, Lord, I guess I ain't,
Because those of us who carry badges
can't always be a saint.

I've had to work most Sundays,
and at times my talk was rough,
and sometimes I've been violent,
Because the streets are awfully tough.

But I never took a penny,
That wasn't mine to keep....
Though I worked a lot of overtime
When the bills got just too steep.

And I never passed a cry for help,
Though at times I shook with fear.
And sometimes, God forgive me,
I've wept unmanly tears.

I know I don't deserve a place
Among the people here.
They never wanted me around
Except to calm their fear.

If you've a place for me here,
Lord, It needn't be so grand.
I never expected or had too much,
But if you don't.....I'll understand.

There was silence all around the throne
Where the saints had often trod.
As the policeman waited quietly,
For the judgment of his God.

"Step forward now, policeman,
You've borne your burdens well.
Come walk a beat on Heaven's streets,
You've done your time in hell."

Godspeed brother we have the watch

Sergeant/K9 Handler Matthew Windle
Seaman Police Department

May 5, 2018

Rest In Peace My Brother

Deputy Shannon Yates
Covington County Sheriff Department

May 5, 2018

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