Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Police Officer Isaac Anthony Espinoza

San Francisco Police Department, California

End of Watch Saturday, April 10, 2004

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Reflections for Police Officer Isaac Anthony Espinoza

I had the pleasure of working with Officer Espinoza at two of his assignments. Isaac was a good police officer, a kind man, and a wonderful husband and father. I won't forget you.

Officer Elizabeth Maron #207
SFPD

April 12, 2004

Yet another hero has been taken from us too soon. My deepest sympathy to the family, friends and co-workers of Officer Espinoza. May the Lord give you strength and bless each of you during this time. Rest in peace for your watch here is over; walk in heavens beat and guide us all to protect and serve others safely.

US Ranger Catroppa
National Park Service Kennesaw GA

April 12, 2004

Rest in peace Brother Isaac, you are a true hero and will never be forgotten.


Son of G. Truman Wortham EOW 7/15/73

Anonymous

April 12, 2004

On behalf of the men and women who serve and work for the Georgia Perimeter College Police Department, our thoughts and prayers are with Officer Isaac Espinoza'a family, friends, and co-workers with the San Francisco Police Department.

God bless our brother in blue. Now you can walk Heaven's beat.

Officer Johns
Georgia Perimeter College Police Department

April 12, 2004

To Officer Espinoza family and friends our hearts and prayers go out to you

God Bless you

terry miyares, surviving spouse
officer Emilio Miyares, Hialeah PD, FL 11/6/86

April 12, 2004

Like many others, my heart goes out to the family. May God hold you closer than ever...

What is our country coming to?

Anon

April 12, 2004

TO: The family; loved ones; friends and department members: A POLICE OFFICER'S PRAYER:--- O, gentle Lord! Keep the day/night watch with me. As I begin my tour of duty, I ask your protection from all mental,physical and spiritual harm. Sustain me with the knowledge that I am doing your work, endeavoring to keep 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 conviction 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 horoable 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 that serve you well. AMEN *** REST IN PEACE*** Sent to you by the father of First Class Officer J.D.Koeppen,Capital City Raleigh NC and Trooper D.C.Koeppen,NJ State Police.

Chief (retired) Douglas A. Koeppen
Washington New Jersey

April 12, 2004

My heart and prayers go out to the family, friends and co-workers of Officer Espinoza. I have visited this website every day since we buried our niece, Officer Jennifer Fettig (e.o.w.2-16-04). God bless...........

Kimberly Anderson
Michigan

Kimberly Anderson

April 12, 2004

Gone but Never Forgotten!

A PART OF AMERICA DIED

SOMEBODY KILLED A POLICEMAN TODAY,
AND A PART OF AMERICA DIED.
A PIECE OF OUR COUNTRY HE SWORE TO PROTECT WILL BE BURIED
WITH HIM AT HIS SIDE.
THE SUSPECT WHO KILLED HIM WILL STAND UP IN COURT, WITH HIS
COUNSEL DEMANDING HIS RIGHTS, WHILE A WIDOWED MOTHER MUST
WORK FOR HER KIDS AND SPEND ALONE MANY LONG NIGHTS.
THE BEAT THAT HE WORKED WAS A BATTLEFIELD, TOO.
JUST AS IF HE’ED GONE OFF TO WAR. THOUGH THE FLAG OF OUR
NATION WON’T FLY AT HALF MAST, TO HIS NAME THEY WILL ADD A GOLD
STAR. YES, SOMEBODY KILLED A POLICEMAN TODAY, IT HAPPENED IN
YOUR TOWN OR MINE. WHILE WE SLEPT IN A COMFORT BEHIND OUR
LOCKED DOORS.
A COP PUT HIS LIFE ON THE LINE. NOW HIS GHOST WALKS THE BEAT ON
A DARK CITY STREET, AND HE STAND AT EACH NEW ROOKIE’S SIDE, HE
ANSWERED THE CALL AND GAVE US HIS ALL, AND A PART OF AMERICA
DIED.

POEM FOR ALL LEO’S KILLED IN THE LINE OF DUTY!

Tonya Stephenson
Delaware County Private Citizen, PA

April 12, 2004

Rest in Peace. Protect us from above......

Police Officer
Syracuse Police Dept, NY

April 12, 2004

Dear Espinoza Family,

I am sorry to hear about your loss. Only a coward would shoot a police officer. Please take some comfort in two verses from the Bible:"Blessed are they that mourn; for they shall be comforted." Matt. 5:4 and "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

April 12, 2004

Rest Easy Brother Issac, 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

April 12, 2004

To the family and friends of Officer Espinoza,
Know that the Law Enforcement community mourns with you. We put to rest one of our warrior's this past week and I pray that god in his infinite mercy will deliver peace and understanding to all of us.
To P/O Espinoza, God Speed and rest well,your battle is done.

Anonymous

April 12, 2004

Another hero dies. I did not know you but I grieve for you.
God bless you, your family and all your brothers and sisters at SFPD Isaac Espinoza.

Deputy
SJSO

April 12, 2004

A coward dies a thouhand deaths, a hero dies but one.

May God be with Police Officer Espinoza and his family in their time of grief.

"I am my brothers keeper"


109th Cadet Class, Austin Police Department

April 12, 2004

REST IN PEACE BROTHER IN BLUE. YOU WILL ALWAYS BE REMEMBERD AS A TRUE HERO. MAY GOD BLESS YOU AND YOUR FAMILY.

POLICE OFFICER/ANDY HANNA
LAPD/WILSHIRE

April 12, 2004

God Speed, Brother.

P.O. K.Murphy
Union PD, NJ

April 12, 2004

I have worked with Isaac for 7 years and he was one of my partners on the night he was killed. He was a great friend and officer. He DID make a difference to me and many other cops. He did not hide in the station or shy away from taking on the real criminals. He was a class act both professionally and personally. He will be missed. Like the rest of our brothers and sisters on this page, he did not deserve to go out like this.

off tim nichols
san francisco police dept

April 12, 2004

What a loss to all the Men & Women in Law Enforcement. The only consolation is that Officer Espinoza passed on in all the Glory as we celebrated the Passion of Christ on this Easter. Rest in Peace Brother.

Belia Fessenden
Pinal County-Az-Retired

April 12, 2004

You died a hero and America mourns her loss. Rest in peace, sir. You will never be forgotten.

Captain Robert W Cannon, Ret.
Vermilion Co, Il. Sheriff's Dept.

April 11, 2004

Thank you for your service sir, we'll take it from here. God willing your sacrifice will not be in vain.

Deputy Sheriff
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department

April 11, 2004

The members of the Royal Palm Beach Police Department wish to extend our deepest sympathies to the family, coworkers, and friends of Officer Isaac Espinoza. He has fought the good fight and has now gone to his reward. Many of our brothers and sisters are gone, but none are ever forgotten

Sgt. T. E. Murphy
Royal Palm Beach, Fl. PD

April 11, 2004

AMERICA LOST ANOTHER HERO TODAY, OFFICER ESPINOZA WAS ON PATROL DOING HIS JOB, WHEN HE WAS TAKEN AWAY FROM US, OFFICER ESPINOZA YOU ARE A TRUE HERO, AND WILL REMEMBERED AS AN OFFICER THAT GAVE HIS LIFE FOR HIS COMMUNITY. GO PATROL THE STREETS OF HEAVEN, YOUR WORK HERE IS DONE. TO THE FRIENDS AND FAMILY PLEASE PUT YOUR FAITH IN GOD, HE WILL BE THERE FOR YOU.

Sgt. W. M. Riley
Aragon Police Ga Dept.

April 11, 2004

Goodbye, my brother. Know that you will never be forgotten and will always be remembered. We have the watch now.

Minnesota Deputy

Anonymous

April 11, 2004

At the beginning of every shift I supervise, myself and the other officers on shift dedicate the day to the memory of a fallen officer.

Tonight, April 11, 2004 we dedicated the shift to the memory of Police Officer Isaac Espinoza who died in the line of duty just yesterday.

When one law enforcement officer falls, we all stumble for a while, but we will carry on.

Officer Espinoza's sacrifice will never be forgotten.

Sgt. Paul Bissonnette
Royal Canadian Mounted Police - Surrey, BC

April 11, 2004

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