Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Town Marshal James Monroe West, Jr.

Needles Police Department, California

End of Watch Monday, July 6, 1925

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Reflections for Town Marshal James Monroe West, Jr.

No passage of time will ever erase your memory, service and sacrifice. Rest in peace always.

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

July 6, 2020

Rest In Peace Brother LEO. Thank you and your family for your sacrifice and service.

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

July 6, 2018

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

Marshal Chris Di Gerolamo
Federal Air Marshal Service

September 10, 2016

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 15, 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 26, 2014

R.I.P Sir, You are not forgotten!

Wm Jean-Paul Rochat
Swiss Army, MP

February 15, 2013

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

Marshal Chris Di Gerolamo
Federal Air Marshal Service

February 12, 2013

Rest in Peace, Marshal West. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169

January 16, 2012

Remembering you today Marshal West. Thank you for your service!

C. Yarbrough

July 6, 2011

Your heroism and service is honored today, the 85th anniversary 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 murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Rest In Peace

Phyllis Loya

Phyllis Loya
mother of fallen officer Larry Lasater

July 6, 2010

Marshal West,

You are not forgotten, I was born and raised in Needles and my father(James E.Fuller) was a Sgt for the Needles Police Department until 1989. I commend you for an outstanding job for protecting the citizens of Needles. Rest in peace Brother.

Deputy Sheriff Michael Fuller
Santa Barbara Sheriff's Dept

February 4, 2009

Sir, you are not forgotten.

Deputy Tim Nancarrow

July 17, 2008

I never new you, Sir. I was born after the year of your death. I thank you from the bottom of my heart for you supreme sacrifice and am so honored to be a member of your ancestry. Bless You, your Great Grandson Jim

James West Cook Jr.
Great Grandson

June 8, 2006

To Marshall West: Although 80 years have passed since you made your supreme sacrifice to your community and country, please know that you are not forgotten. You have my utmost respect for the work you perfomed in protecting the citizens of California. I am thankful justice was done in your case. May you continue to rest in peace.
Phyllis Loya, mother of Larry Lasater,
Pittsburg, CA P.D. e.o.w. 4/24/2005

Phyllis Loya, mother of fallen officer

July 28, 2005

Marshal West,
It has taken over 80 years, but you are finally being honored. I would like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Needles.


July 22, 2005



July 22, 2005

Let those who make the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty never be forgotten. Rest in peace, Marshal.

Franklin PD IN

July 22, 2005

You are gone but not forgotten. Thank you for your service and sacrifice. God bless you.

Inspector Eric Oller
IL State Police

July 22, 2005

It's been a little over 80 years since you've made the ultimate sacrifice. God be with you and your family. I just wanted you to know that you are not forgotten.

Officer Burris
Evansville, IN P.D.

July 22, 2005

Brother...may you rest in eternal peace and watch over us. You made the ultimate and supreme sacrafice. it is not in how you died that made you a hero, it is in how you lived.

Corporal John Halligan
Philadelphia Police Department

July 21, 2005

Marshal West thank you for your sacrifice. Your courage is an example to be lived up to. Rest in peace.

Police Officer
Northern Illinois

July 21, 2005

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