Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Railroad Detective Lawrance Joseph Beers

Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Police Department, Railroad Police

End of Watch Thursday, December 11, 1919

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Reflections for Railroad Detective Lawrance Joseph Beers

Det. Beers,
On today, the 100th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice as a Law Enforcement Officer. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

December 11, 2019

Rest In Peace Brother LEO. Thank you Hero and your family for your courage, sacrifice and service. Always remembered.

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

December 11, 2019

The Promise: Always honored, never forgotten.

Sgt. T. J. Jones
GreaterCleveland Transit Police Department, Ohio

July 9, 2015

Lawrance Beers was my uncle, even thow I was born after his death I am proud of his service. Our family still remember him fondly. God bless you!

Thomas Beers, Capt. USAF

July 28, 2014

Doing some research on my family tree and found we are related. I've been a Trooper now for 12 years. RIP brother!

Cpl/1 John Breen
Delaware State Police

December 23, 2012

Rip Sir

James Kotke
Civilian / Former Officer
WSF Park Police (Wi.)

December 11, 2012

Your heroism and service is honored today, the 91rst 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

Phyllis Loya
mom of fallen officer Larry Lasater

December 11, 2010

You are remembered today and thank you Sir for your service

Pat Van Den Berghe, Manchester, NH
Neighbors for a Better Manchester, NH

December 6, 2007

Detective Beers, I have left a reflection before, but I just wanted to acknowledge this 87th anniversary of your murder. Continue your well-earned rest Brother.

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

December 12, 2006


September 9, 2006

Detective Beers,
It has taken over 86 years, but you are finally being honored. I would like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice.



August 13, 2006

Detective Beers, you have not been forgotten and you have become a part of the B&O's history, albeit a sad part. I hope that those who murdered you met justice, either in this life or the next.

God Bless and may you continue to Rest in Peace, Brother.

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

August 13, 2006



August 12, 2006

Rest in peace, Sir! You are not forgotten.

Police Officer

August 12, 2006

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