Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Officer George M. Alleyn

California Highway Patrol, California

End of Watch Sunday, April 5, 1970

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Reflections for Officer George M. Alleyn

What a truly sad and tragic story. You four gentlemen are nothing short of true heroes for your courage and sacrifice that day. Please know that you will all always be remembered and April 5th is a day we will always honor you. Rest in peace sirs.

Cpl/1 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police

April 5, 2007

What a terrible day this was for America. Losing four heroes at once. Thank you for your service brother. You will never be forgotten.

NC Game Warden

April 5, 2007

I was only 7 years old and living in Campbell Ca, when I learned that my father's friend, a man that we knew as Mike Alleyn, died. It had been some time since we had last seen him before learning of his passing. As the years past my father spoke of Mike very frequently. I am not sure of how long they had been friends or where there friendship began. Through the years I have maintained a vision of what he looked like. And today I saw a photo of him at http://www.scvhistory.com/scvhistory/sg4701.htm and it reinforced the vision I have carried in my memory; of he and my dad painting a motorcycle frame and gas tank-candy apple green with lots of metal flake. For over 20 years, remnants of that day remained on the telephone pole in front of our house- where they sprayed the remaining paint before cleaning the paint sprayer. Oh the things we remember. And since that time whenever I see a green motorcycle I remember Officer Alleyn. And today I thank him for serving our communities in an effort to keep us safe. Officer Alleyn, your life and good deeds are still felt by many people in many ways. Thank you. Marshall D Schlenz, Olympia Wa

Marshall D Schlenz

December 19, 2006

Dear Grandpa-

Although I was never able to meet you, I look at your picture everyday. I look up to you as my role model and I one day hope to be a great police officer just like you were. I sometimes think about how different things would be if you were still with us but I know things happen for a reason. Because of you, other officers can be safer with knowledge they now have. So when I become a police officer I know that I will be safer because of your actions and I know you will continue watching over me.

I love and miss you very much,

Justin

Justin
Grandson

October 9, 2006

Officer Alleyn,thank you for your service. You have not been forgotten.

Michelle - wife of Retired LEO

July 31, 2006

Officer Alleyn: Thirty-six years laterand that fateful night is etched in my memory. I am and was just a civilian, but the "Newhall Incident" affected my life and made and an impact on all law enforcement. Because of your sacrifice and the sacrifices of Officers Gore, Pence and Frago, "officer safety" is something more than just a catch-phrase to remind officers to be careful. Instead, officers are trained better than before that fateful night so that training like you might have to fight and fighting like you have been trained equals a better, safer officer. For that we are grateful for your sacrifice. Though we didn't want to lose you, your loss was not in vain.

The four of you are joined by many more angels in blue. I pray for your families and your co-workers and ask God to keep them all safe.

You are remembered, loved and appreciated.

Love,

LoVae Pray Martines, Law Enf. Liaison
MADD-San Bernardino County Chapter

April 6, 2006

Officer Alleyn,

As a young man growing up in Newhall, I remember the tragedy that occured. Both my father and mother were in law enforcement in Los Angeles and Los Angeles County. The resulting changes in tactics as a result of the "Newhall Incident" has saved countless lives in the law enforcement community. May you and your fellow Officers rest in peace knowing that your lives were not lost in vain. You gave the ultimate sacrifice, may you continue to walk with angels.

Ed Hadfield Captain
HBFD

June 23, 2005

Rest In Peace, Your sacrifice will not be forgotten.

Police Officer
Chicago Police

September 29, 2004

I stop by this website often after the death of two dear friends with the NCSHP (Troopers Calvin Taylor E.O.W. October 3, 2001 and Anthony Cogdill E.O.W. May 30, 2003).

We all grieve over the lives lost in the line of duty. I hope you can find some comfort knowing that there are countless prayers that go out for your family.

Officer Alleyn, you are remembered on this date of your death. You will always be remembered.

These are senseless tragedies that never seem to stop. God Bless the men and women who continue to serve their communities in our great Nation.

...Gone, but never Forgotten....

Marti (EMT-Paramedic)
Haywood Co EMS (NC)

April 6, 2004

Your incident will always be remembered around the country. May you four officers RIP.

Ryan
Los Angeles,CA

January 3, 2004

Rest easy blue angel, many years have passed but you are not forgotten.

October 17, 2003

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