Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Police Officer Thomas Alan Cook

Metra Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Wednesday, September 27, 2006

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Reflections for Police Officer Thomas Alan Cook

We finaly got him

jim cook

November 19, 2009


Was just sitting here thinking of you. We had some good times growing up! We still laugh about the night drinking in your basement after an afternoon shift when the JD came out. That was crazy. I think of your family often and how wrong life is. I hope you are at peace and I will never forget you. Please keep us safe!!

Lt. Dan Dempsey

November 13, 2009

Miss you! The holidays are so not the same without you here. With being sick all week I tried to have a good Halloween for the kids. I decorated a little more than last year but it was still missing your touch. Love you lots!

Pam Cook

November 2, 2009

Jessica had a great fall season of softball. Her team worked very hard together and played great during the tournament. They placed first! I know you always said she could do anything. I am very proud of her. She had a tear in her eyes when all the dads came up. But I know you were there! We miss you!!!

Pamela Cook

October 6, 2009


Smelled a Carrot Cake candle today, and thought of you telling us at work that it smelled like shit on a stick! We gave you so much shit about that for a long time! I miss your wit and laughter at work, and miss your stories you would tell us!

Rest in peace my friend! You are always in my thoughts and heart!


Debbie Roberts

October 4, 2009

I can still hear your voice that night talking about planning Jessica's birthday party with her friends. Telling you that Jimmy's team won their soccer game. You told me to call back when they were in bed. I didn't get that chance to talk to you again. To say be carefull and I love you. There is never a day that goes by that your name doesn't come up. We thought of you on Sunday a little more. The memories that me and the kids have helped us to get throught the day. Jessica is now taking over for you by decorating the house for the holidays. Thank you for keeping us safe last night. She was so scared and calling out for you. It broke my heart. But she said that daddy wouldn't let anything happen to us or the house. She was right. We love and miss you so much.

Pamela Cook

September 28, 2009

Thinking of you and your family today. Rest well, my friend.


September 27, 2009

Your heroism and service is honored today, the third 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


September 27, 2009

It will be 3 years since that horrible night. You are not forgotten. Cookie, Justice is being served. Rest in Peace brother.


September 27, 2009

Have a heavy heart today Tommy. God bless you and your family!


September 27, 2009

Pam you and the kids are in our thoughts and prayers. Tommy watch over your family. I will always remeber the great memories growing up with you. Rest in peace Tom.
Fallen But Never Forgotten!

John Dempsey
Riverdale PD

September 27, 2009

To Officer Thomas Alan Cook, his family and his fellow officers with the Metra Police Department:

Our heartfelt thoughts are with you on the anniversary of Officer Cook’s tragic death and we honor him for his valor and sacrifice to the community. Rest in Peace, Officer Cook and thank you for your service.

Wives Behind The Badge, Inc
Members and Staff

September 27, 2009

It's been 3 years Tommy. I'll never forget that dreadful night. Ill never forget the words and how I was told. Ill never forget my childrens screams, Pams face, your childrens crys and moms broken heart. Later today my children and I will stand at your grave. We will cry for the man we love and miss so very much. We will smile at the beautiful memories that you have given all of us. We will have a toast and leave the bottle there for you. We were so lucky to have you in our lives. You were truely a blessing to us all. The pain of your lose sometimes is unbearable. My heart will never mend. A part of me will always be missing. Stand by our side and keep us strong. Tell mom Ill burn the candle. I miss you................Love Marcia


September 27, 2009

Pammy and You the kids will be in my thoughts on sunday . rest in peace Tommy . Maureen and the girls .


September 25, 2009

It's almost 3 years since that horrible night! May you R.I.P now, knowing that justice is being served. You will never be forgotten.


September 24, 2009

Hey Tommy,
Just thinking of you and Wally as I do everyday that I work. You guys are not forgotten nor will you ever be. Thanks for watching over us.

Michael belliveau

September 24, 2009

It's almost 3 years. Mom would of been burning your candle tonight. Instead I am. I miss you


August 28, 2009

Well Tom its almost that time again.I can't believe 3 years have gone by.It still seem like it was yesterday just like Wally's.I know you and Wally are watching over all of us . We are trying to make you guys proud of us .Because we are all so proud of both you.I will think about you on thursday. Pammy and the kids are in my thoughts often but on thursday they will be them alot more. Keep the boy's in blue safe tonight and every night . Love The Rolniak's :)


August 25, 2009

"Blessed are the peacekeepers, for they will be named the sons of God." Matthew 5:9

Rest easy brother...

Deputy & Firefighter
Southwest Florida

August 19, 2009

Well i did it. I took the kids downtown. We went to Navy Pier. I still remember the first time we took the kids there. Jimmy rode on the Thomas the train. We ate at the expensive mc donalds. This time we ate at bubba gump shrimp. Not your kind of restaurant but the kids liked it. We also went on the ferris wheel. Jimmy and Jessica started to rock it just like you aleays did. Then we went to the air and water show. Jimmy was in heaven. He had to tell me what the airplanes were. You tought him so well. We then went to american girl. Jessica still remembers how you were in the store. I don't think I could tell who was happier her or you? I am proud to say me and the kids had a great time. We made it home safe and sound. Thank you for starting those memories with us. I will try to keep them going for me and the kids. We love you forever and ever.
Pam,Jim & Jessica

Wife of Thomas Cook

August 18, 2009

Justice is moving slow--but with each court date--it looks closer and closer, and definately moving in the right direction!! We will never forget and we will see this thru untill the end. R.I.P


August 15, 2009

Still think of you buddy thanks for being a friend you are not ever forgotten rest in peace

Line of duty disabled PO Jack DeHeer
Chgo Police

August 7, 2009

It was a sad day for me and the kids. We knew that some day it would happen. Today I had to make that decision. Kiska is now up with you and Mishka. She was very sick. The kids said that you were waiting for her. I will miss her big smile and her face! I can still remember the day we bought her. The store was closing and they stayed open just for you to convince me to buy her. You said that Mishka was lonley and he wanted a friend. She jumped up in my face and kissed it. That was it. She came home with us and she found her name. Kiska. Keep good care of her. I did my best. Me and the kids still you guys with all our heart.
Pam,Jim & Jessica

Pamela Cook

August 4, 2009

I know that mom is with you now. She has been so heart broken without you. Tell mom Ill be ok. Well I did the cops bike ride across the state of Illinois. You don't no how many times when I thought I couldnt do it that I thought of you, mom and dad cheering me on. I miss all of you so much and at times I feel so all alone. Watch over us all......


July 20, 2009

The angels came and took your mom so that she could be with you. She is at peace now. Both of you will never be forgotten.


July 12, 2009

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