Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Police Officer Paul J. Simard

Lewiston Police Department, Maine

End of Watch Monday, July 7, 1958

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Reflections for Police Officer Paul J. Simard

Rest in peace Officer Simard. Even a fourteen year old female must face the consequences for her actions. Yours sir were gallant.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

July 5, 2018

Although I am more than twice the age you were on your last day with us, July 7th, 1958, I remember how proud you were to wear the blue uniform of the LPD and to go to work 'to serve and to protect' every day. My Hero, My Dad....Love you forever, Claudette

Claudette Joline Simard
daughter

May 19, 2016

Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
GOD Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito
Texas

July 15, 2015

Condolences Pauline to you and your family.

Gary Savard St. Doms '71

July 8, 2015

Dad,
The issues are intense. Officers are being killed in horrific ways! Some officers appear to not have the patience and honor you demonstrated on your last call.

May your actions inspire fellow officers to make appropriate choices as they serve to protect all.

Love and miss you,
Pauline

Pauline (Simard) McCarthy
Daughter

May 13, 2015

To fully appreciate the heroes of the present, we must recognize our heroes of the past. Your heroism and service is honored today, the 54th anniversary year of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered. Rest In Peace.

I pray for the solace of all those that love and miss you for I know that both the pain and pride are forever. Thanks to your family and friends for sharing their devotion to you through their reflections.

Phyllis Loya
mom of fallen Pittsburg (CA) Officer Larry Lasater

December 31, 2012

Another year Dad! All is well here.

Love,

Pauline Simard
Daughter

July 6, 2012

Officer Simard you are remembered by the men and women of the Boston Police for your dedication to the people of Lewiston. RIP

Det. Michael Kane
Boston Police Dept.

February 13, 2011

Dad, I still miss you, still have a huge empty feeling. I will always remember you, though my memories are few.

Pauline Simard
Daughter

December 10, 2009

Though i never had the chance to know you, you are my hero. You are a true testemant to what police officers are all about - risking your own life to save others. God Bless you for everything you did. You are truly missed!

Jocelyn French
Grand niece

April 16, 2008

Hero, rest easy. Keep an eye on all of us!

Wisconsin L.E.O.

August 17, 2006

Officer Simard,
On today, the 48th anniversary of your murder, I would like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Lewiston. I think it's a travesty of justice that your murderer only served eight years.

R.I.P.
Anonymous

Anonymous
Anonymous

July 7, 2006

We will never forget!

Matt Lyons
OPD, Ca

May 24, 2006

God Bless you Brother Simard. Your sacrifice is not forgotten by those of us in Maine who still carry on your legacy.
"In Valor There Is Hope"

Sgt Mike Edes
Maine State Police

December 29, 2005

Warrior!...

October 19, 2004

REST IN PEACE

October 11, 2004

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