Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Deputy Sheriff Leon Emory Thompson

Collin County Sheriff's Office, Texas

End of Watch Saturday, August 19, 1961

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Reflections for Deputy Sheriff Leon Emory Thompson

Thank you for your service and rest in peace always knowing that no passage of time will ever erase your heroic actions and sacrifice.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

August 19, 2020

Rest in Peace Deputy Sheriff Leon Emory Thompson. Thank You for your Service and Sacrifice protecting the citizens of Collin County, Texas.

I Pray for Peace for your Family, Friends, Co-Workers and those brave souls who have chosen to follow in your footsteps.


B. Sherwood Senior Special Agent retired
Port Terminal Railroad Police Houston, TX

August 18, 2016

To fully appreciate the heroes of the present, we must recognize our heroes of the past. Your heroism and service is honored today, the 52nd anniversary year of your death. I am priviliged to be among the first to leave a tribute to you. 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.

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

February 27, 2013

RIP Brother

Deputy Roy Carter
Collin County Sheriffs Office

July 24, 2012

Your 7 years of services were and are continuing to be appreciated, Leon.


February 25, 2012

DEPUTY THOMPSON,thank you for giving all you had to this county.Each day we put on that uniform to do our job nobody ever knows what is in store.Reading your story you gave the ultimate sacrifice doing this great job to protect and serve.May you rest in peace,and god be with your family. ROOKIE


September 15, 2005

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