Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Police Officer II William Andrew "Drew" Henley

Suffolk Police Department, Virginia

End of Watch Saturday, March 19, 2005

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Reflections for Police Officer II William Andrew "Drew" Henley

I wish to express my deepest sympathy to the Henley Family and the officers and staff of the Suffolk Police Department over the tragic loss of Officer William Henley. Once again another brother officer has been taken from the thin blue line. May God bless the Henley Family and the officers and staff of the Suffolk Police Department during this very sad time. May our brother William rest in peace. William will now patrol the streets of Heaven with St. Michael and his angels. Never forget the fallen hero!

Ofcr. Dan Winger

March 20, 2005

I did not know Officer Henley but from the reflections of his brother officer's he must have been a good cop that cared for his city and took a great deal of pride in his work. That was reflected in the newspaper today as I read the report of his life as well as his death he touched many people's lives in his short time here, and he did this in a positive way God's Speed

Detective L H corbett
Norfolk Police Department

March 20, 2005

Law enforcement officers are, indeed, a special breed of people. Ask anyone on the street and they will tell you that they would not have our jobs for anything in the world. It takes something special to do what we do and at the same time be able to even contemplate retirement. We try to be optimists. Unfortunately, there are a few of us who will never make that date with retirement. By the very nature of our job, we are at risk everyday of losing our lives, either at the hand of some deranged individual or in some other situation that we, by virtue of our occupation, may be unable to avoid. Some people have recognized the hazardous duties we involve ourselves in, the risks we take, and the pride we take in accomplishing that job. There is National Law Enforcement Week, dedicated to us who gladly accept the responsibility of protecting the citizens in our respective jurisdictions. National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Day is dedicated to those who gave their lives in the line of duty. These are but a two examples of remembrances specifically for law enforcement personnel. Remembrances that come but once a year. We should remind fellow officers of another type of remembrance, one that will last a lifetime. Sooner or later, a doctor will pronounce us dead. It is inevitable. Regardless of whatever happens, death is the end we will all have to face.
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Jim Moore
New Orleans P.D., Retired

March 20, 2005

Officer Henley you are a hero, RIP Brother. We have the watch now

Virgine Beach Police Dept.

March 20, 2005

Patrolmen Henley,
Your sacrifice will not be forgotten. You and your family are in our prayers. Rest Easy Brother!

Dep. Paul Sperandeo, Off. Amy Sperandeo
Jefferson Parish Sheriffs Office, Gretna Police dept. LA

March 20, 2005

Our thoughts and prayers go out to Officer Henley's family and friends. Please watch over brother, for you are in better place. God Bless

Officer Jack Manuel
Pocono Twp Police, Pa

March 20, 2005

Rest in Peace...

Police Officer
Syracuse Police Dept,NY

March 20, 2005

"a peace of us went with you"...

March 20, 2005

May you rest in peace

LEO Wife
New Jersey

March 20, 2005

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