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Special Agent Charles F. Artz

Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railway Police Department, Railroad Police

End of Watch Sunday, June 27, 1920

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Reflections for Special Agent Charles F. Artz

Agent Artz,
On today, the 100th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice as a Law Enforcement Officer.


United States Border Patrol

June 27, 2020

Rest In Peace Brother in Blue. Thank you Hero and your family for your courage and sacrifice. Always remembered.

Officer Mike Robinson (Ret.)
Upland Police Dept. CA

June 27, 2020

No passage of time will ever erase your service and sacrifice, and rest in peace always knowing that you will always be remembered.

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

June 27, 2020

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

July 4, 2015

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

Marshal Chris Di Gerolamo
Federal Air Marshal Service

June 27, 2013

To fully appreciate the heroes of the present, we must recognize our heroes of the past. Your heroism and service is honored today, the 92nd 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

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

December 1, 2012

Agent Artz it is no wonder we have one of the most difficult and dangerous jobs in law enforcement. We patrol alone, respond alone and most of the time handle problems alone. Back up is not always an option. You were doing your job when you were taken from this world. Not many can do this job, you did. Rest easy my friend we will take it from here. God bless you my brother.

Special Agent T.D. Holcomb
Norfolk Southern Railroad Police

June 10, 2010

Special Agent Artz, on this 88th anniversary of your murder at the hands of scum, I want to thank you for your efforts on behalf of the Rock Island Railroad. The railroad is one of the reasons that this country is a great as it is today and it was/is special people like you that keep it as safe as it is. Yes, in this day and age, the protection of the rails seems to have taken a back seat in the overall economic cost of running a railroad, brave men and women still take up the cause. For that I am grateful.

You did your job and you did it to the best of your ability regardless of any risk and for that you are a hero. Your sacrifice has not been forgotten.

God Bless and may you continue to Rest in Peace, Brother.

Ptl. Jim Leahy, Jr.
Harvard University Police Dept.

June 27, 2008

god bless u and rest in peace.


February 22, 2006

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