Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Police Officer III Luke Timothy Hoffman

Montgomery County Police Department, Maryland

End of Watch Wednesday, April 25, 2007

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Reflections for Police Officer III Luke Timothy Hoffman

Rest easy

Mark Mottola

April 25, 2020

Luke

You live forever in our hearts! You will never be forgotten. RIP

MCPD
Session 48

April 25, 2020

Luke ... I remember being assigned to 4D/Shift 8 not long after you made the ultimate sacrifice. Just prior to my assignment, I was working daywork in 4D. I met some of your family at their home during the aftermath and suffering, You have a strong family and still have lots of friends that think about you every day and night. The shift dinners, words spoken and memories in your honor will carry on forever. Some of us have moved on to other districts, promotions or retirement (like me). You still live forever within the MCP family. You will never be forgotten.

POIII Lev Ellian #2461 (retired)
Montgomery County Police

March 26, 2020

Rest in peace Officer Hoffman.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

April 19, 2019

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

Marshal Chris Di Gerolamo
Federal Air Marshal Service

April 25, 2018

Luke, You are forever in our thoughts as we remember the good times and great contributions you made to our department and community. We will never forget you my friend.

Chief
West Friendship Volunteer Fire Dept

April 25, 2017

PO Hoffman,
Thank you for your service and your sacrifice for your community. You remain in our thoughts and hearts forever, and especially on this day.

4-25-2017

Former MCP

April 25, 2017

Always remembered, never forgotten.

Senior Corporal Lev Ellian South Bethany Police
Det. Lev Ellian M-NCPPC Park Police Montgomery County
PO3 Lev Ellian Montgomery County Police

PO3 Lev Ellian
Montgomery County Police

August 27, 2016

Still think about you and feel such sadness that the best guy I've ever known didn't get to spend more time here with us. You will always be in my heart. Wishing things turned out differently.

"Like a feather..."

Friend

July 25, 2015

Luke, I was working the night you gave your life to protect us. I was just behind the Wheaton district dispatcher during the pursuit and can remember clearly hearing on the radio that you were struck. I placed the first call to Fire & Rescue, and can still recall asking them to send help as a lump started to build in my throat. Looking at all the love and admiration you had from your coworkers, friends, fellow officers, and family, I want you to know that I am sorry that I could not have done more to help you. And although I did not know you personally, I think about you often. May God Bless you and your loved ones.

Dispatcher
911 ECC Montgomery County, MD

July 13, 2015

For training down here at FLETC every time my class gathers to train for defensive tactics we remember a fallen officer and for that day of training we train for him or her. Today is my turn to present the officer down so we can dedicate today's training and I chose you Luke. We trained together in 6D during FTO and like all the other people who have reflected, I still remember your friendship. I know that God holds you in the palm of His hand. Thank you my friend for being a part of my life.

Special Agent Jesse Argueta
Former Gaithersburg PD

January 30, 2014

I worked with Luke at his part time job at Market Day. I thought he was the sweetest and most polite young man, and he reminded me so much of my nephew. Luke, you come to my mind quite often. You made a great impression on me. Maybe God be giving your family peace and you, too, honey!

Jenny

August 28, 2013

Thinking of you a lot lately. I will never forget you! Please continue to watch over your brothers in blue and your precious family and friends.

Friend
Friend

April 24, 2013

It is hard to believe that tomorrow it will be five years since you became our angel. I miss you dearly and think of you every day.

Friend

April 24, 2012

I can't help but think about all the lives you have changed....you have changed mine in so many ways. Thanks Luke! You are so greatly missed.

Anon

April 23, 2012

luke, we miss you everyday! keep watching over us, love u little bro

kmh
sister

April 4, 2012

Always in my thoughts, brother. Miss you.

Anonymous

December 29, 2011

Happy Birthday, Luke! I know your up there celebrating. Not a day goes by that I don't think about you and wish things ended up differently...

Anonymous

November 23, 2011

Hey Luke, I am helping with the Police Academy Class today doing practicals. I decided that was a good way to honor your life and all you gave. "Happy Birthday" I miss you so much! Keep Watching over Us.

Debbie

November 23, 2011

I will never forget meeting Luke for the first time, doing "scenario training" at the Academy. I thought to myself, "what a fine young man, he's going to make a wonderful Officer"....and he certainly was that, and more. I was so saddened by his passing and cannot imagine the grief felt by his family and friends. Just wanted you to know that even short meetings sometimes leave lasting impressions...be well young man, thank you for your service to our community, you are always in our thoughts and prayers.

Montgomery County citizen
Montgomery County citizen

May 16, 2011

Hey Luke, Just wanted to let you know I was thinking about you. Pat went to the Blue Mass today with mom and dad. He said it was very nice. Miss you very much. Keep smiling down on us. Love Ya!!!!!

Debbie

May 3, 2011

Can't believe it's been four years.........you are greatly missed and loved. Never forgotten

Anonymous

April 25, 2011

Continue to watch over us....we love you!!!

Anonymous

April 25, 2011

Going to Ocean City this weekend and I just saw an email that said your parents had a bench dedicated to you down there. I will make sure to play some games at the arcade just for you:) Miss you always. God bless your parents and family.

Friend
Session 48

April 18, 2011

As a Montgomery County resident, I want to thank you for the work that you've done for us. I know it's a job that doesn't always get the full appreciation that it deserves. I hope you're at peace and that those who knew you can carry on your work.

Girard L Bucello

January 2, 2011

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