Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Deputy Sheriff Jason Michael Scott

Loudon County Sheriff's Department, Tennessee

End of Watch Friday, March 12, 2004

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Reflections for Deputy Sheriff Jason Michael Scott

TO: The family, loved ones,friends and co workers: A POLICE OFFICER'S PRAYER- : O, Gentle Lord ! Keep the day/night watch with me. As I begin my tour of duty, Iask your protection from all mental, physical and spiritual harm. Sustain me with the knowledge that I am doing your work, endeavoring to keep the peace among your people. Help me to be just as I enforce the law without prejudice or favor to anyone. May I be courageous but not reckless in carrying out my duties. Let me respond to all calls with haste realizing that so many are dependent on me for life and safety. Support me with your consoling power when I am tempted to think no one really cares and that I am taken for granted. Sustain in me the convistion that so many thousands do care and are grateful for my presence. Grant that I may be loyal to my partner and my fellow officers, and that I may back them up effectively when called upon for assistance. Lord, I ask that I may return safely, after my tour of duty, to my loved ones and those who love me. I pray that I may be a good and honorable police officer ; and after my tour of duty is over here on earth, may I enjoy the peace and happiness of heaven that you have promised to those who serve you well. AMEN Sent to you by the father of First Class Officer J.D.Koeppen Capital City Raleigh NC and Trooper D.C.Koeppen N.J. State Police REST IN PEACE

Chief (ret) Douglas A. Koeppen
Washington New Jersey

March 12, 2004

Our Greatest Fear

Yet once again the Thin Blue Line is diminished,

an officer’s final tour of duty is finished.

"Officer down", it’s our greatest fear,

and once again, I hold back a tear.

They patrol in the state, city, county and town,

in uniforms colored white, green, blue and brown.

The shape of their badges may vary,

but it’s a symbol that they all, proudly carry.

They leave for work with a kiss goodbye,

but some don’t come home, no matter how hard they try.

To uphold the law is the job that they pick,

with such high aspirations, why must some die so quick?

They leave behind loved ones, family and friends,

after their lives have met tragic ends.

Some die in crashes, others hearts not too stout,

to many have been lost when gunshots ring out.

Our Heavenly Father has called them home,

no more these dark streets do they roam.

Through trial and error they have given their best,

please Lord, now grant them eternal rest.

Yet once again the Thin Blue Line is diminished,

an officer’s final tour of duty is finished.

" Officer down", it’s our greatest fear,

and once again I hold back a tear.

Rest Easy Brother Jason, the Watch is Ours Now and Yours was with Honor. Our Thoughts and Prayers are
with your Family, Friends and Co-Workers.

APD #128
Altoona Police Dept. Altoona, Pa

March 12, 2004

I am so sorry to hear about this young man's life taken too short from us. I did not know him personally but my thoughts and prayers go out to his family and friends! I wish this senseless tragedy would stop! Thank you for protecting our streets and now you can protect the streets of heaven along with my brother-in-law CHP Officer Shannon Distel, who was killed doing the job he loved also, on August 27, 2003.
Too many heroes are being taken away from us.

Cindy McCullah

March 12, 2004

MAY GOD BLESS THIS FALLEN DEPUTIES FAMILY , FREINDS, AND CO-WORKERS DURING THIS TIME OF GREIF. MAY HE HOLD A HEALING AND UNDERSTANDING HAND OVER THE PEOPLE THAT KNEW THIS HERO. MAY GOD HAVE SWIFT JUSTICE BROUGHT TO THIS RUTHLESS KILLER AND HAVE NO MERCY ON HIM.

DEPUTY A.S. RUSSELL
GREENVILLE COUNTY SHERIFF DEPT. / SOUTH CAROLINA

March 12, 2004

God Bless...

March 12, 2004

God Bless you and you will always be missed

Sgt.William Shutt
New Castle County Police, Delaware

March 12, 2004

There are but two persons who protect the sinful human race from destroying itself. One is God's Holy Spirit. The other is the Peace Officer. Without them, we would all perish at each other's hands.

You were called into this profession and our Lord and Savior has blessed you because:
According to Romans 13.1-5...
God ordains the Peace Officer’s profession.
The Peace Officer is sent by God.
The Peace Officer is vested with God's authority to enforce the law.
A Peace Officer's badge is to be honored by us, because it is honored by God.

You gave the ultimate sacrifice, your life for your fellow man, while serving, defending, and protecting others in your community.

To the family of Deputy Sheriff Jason Scott and the Loudon County Sheriff's Department, your extended family of Law Enforcement Officers grieves with you during this time. I pray that God will wrap his loving arms around each of you and comforts you during this most difficult time.

To all my brothers and sisters, please remember the fallen officers we have lost. Remember the men and women who died trying to make this world a safer and better place for us all to live in. Please pray for this officer's family and friends as they struggle with this tragedy.
May God be with you every day, please remember, we are a part of the largest family in the world and when one hurts we all hurt.

Though our badges and uniforms may be different, our mission is the same. Rest easy with our other fallen Brothers and Sisters, we have the watch now. We will continue the fight in your honor.

Florida Deputy Sheriff

March 12, 2004

Deputy Scott....thank you for your service & God bless.

Special Agent Dennis Duncan
Norfolk Southern Railway Police

March 12, 2004

My prayers are with Deputy Sheriff Scott's family, friends and coworkers at this tragic time. Gods speed be with you Deputy.

Special Constable Anne Campeau
Windsor Police Service

March 12, 2004

I never knew you,
But we are brothers,
I never met you,
But we are brothers,
Our paths never crossed,
But we are brothers,
I have never patrolled in your town,
But I know we have been on duty together,
I just in another town.
And we are brothers.
And as a brother,
I feel the pain,
I feel the hurt,
And I feel the sadness that only a brother can undergo.
The sacrifices that each of us make everyday in nothing compared to the one you and your fellow officer have accepted.
One that everyone one of us is aware could happen
Any day, any moment, any second.
You have made me proud,
You have made my job easier because
I am more aware.
I am more cautious
And I will never forget you.
May God hold you in his hand and have you rest in peace.


Anonymous

Cpl LarryFermin
Cumberland County Sheriff Office, NC

March 12, 2004

God Speed, Brother.

P.O. K.Murphy
Union PD, NJ

March 12, 2004

may god be with you at this time, our prayers go out to the family

capt. michael bethea
mullins police dept sc

March 12, 2004

To the family and friends of Deputy Scott, My prayers are with you, may God be with you and confort you through this difficult time. Deputy Scott your job here is done, you are a Hero, go Patrol the streets of heaven, we will continue the quest for justice here on earth.

Sgt. W. M. Riley
Aragon Ga Police Dept

March 12, 2004

Dear Scott Family,

I am sorry to hear about your loss. Take some comfort in two verses from the Bible: "Blessed are they that mourn; for they shall be comforted" Matt. 5:4 "Blessed are the peacemakers; for they shall be called the children of God" Matt. 5:9.
God Bless

Ofc. Mike Snyder
Coral Springs PD, Florida

March 12, 2004

Although we never had a chance to meet, we shared a common goal.
To make the world a better place, but now it's taken a toll.
Now I say to you in words of prayer, I will remember what you've done.
Your death was the ultimate in sacrifice, how tragic that you're gone.
One day we"ll meet and talk about our common goal and then,
The heartache that I'm feeling now, will no longer need to mend.

The Men and Women of the Green Bay Polic
Green Bay P.D. Green Bay WI

March 12, 2004

Thank you for your services. You will always be remembered and never forgotten.

Minnesota Deputy

Anonymous

March 12, 2004

My prayers are with Deputy Scott and his family. What a terrible event involving a young officer just starting his career.
May all of the officers with Loudon County SO know that they are in our hearts and prayers as well.
Lt. Denny Upton (ret) SPD / Ark State FOP Past Pres.

Lt Denny Upton, Ret
Springdale AR PD

March 12, 2004

God bless the blue angels.
Those willing to go, everyday into the valley of the shadow.
and those who now find peaceful shelter on the other side.
You are forever in our hearts and prayers.

ACooper
Emt

March 12, 2004

May God bless Officer Scott and his family. a mighty warrior has left us here to go and protect us in Heaven. Sorrow fills our hearts for the family. Our prayers will be with the family and fellow officers. We will NEVER FORGET the sacrafice Jason has made.

God Speed Brother, We love ya.

Lt. R. Mark Moore
Clinton Police Dept. TN.

March 12, 2004

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