Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Officer Charles E. Barden

Peoria Park District Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Wednesday, August 24, 1938

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Reflections for Officer Charles E. Barden

To fully appreciate the heroes of the present, we must recognize our heroes of the past. Your heroism and service is honored today, the 75th 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 Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

April 12, 2013

Rest in Peace, Officer Barden. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169

January 29, 2013

Officer Barden, You are not forgotten; Rest in Peace.

Exp. Devein Moore-Eppinger
Peoria Park District Police Explorer Post 900

August 13, 2011

Rest in Peace Motorman. You are not forgotten.

Motor Officer D.Johnson
Metro Nashville Police Dept.

August 24, 2006

Officer Barden, on this 68th anniversary of your death, I pray you are resting in peace. Your service was all too brief, but important none the less.

God Bless, Brother.

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

August 24, 2006

Motorman, Thank you my brother for your service. You will never be forgotten. Rest Well.

Senior Motor Officer M. Thurmond

August 24, 2006

Rest in peace my brother in blue.......... You will not be forgotten.
We have the watch now.

Ptlm. D. W. Reichhardt
Virginia State University Police Department

Rest in Peace are not forgotten


Officer Barden you are not forgotten....God speed,brother.

Officer Jim Frost
Peoria Park Police

Rest in peace motorman.

Inv. Michael Walker
Tallahassee Police Department

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