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Police Officer Todd Allen Bahr

Fredericksburg Police Department, Virginia

End of Watch Friday, June 6, 2008

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Reflections for Police Officer Todd Allen Bahr

Todd, I think about you every day. I still have the blue and black ribbon in my cruiser from your funeral.

GR
Spotsylvania SO

June 8, 2009

Todd,

Can't believe it's been a year and I haven't written you yet...just haven't had the words. I still remember the last time we talked. You bought me an ice cream cone and all I had was a 5 and you said don't worry about it...I said I'd get you next time. Wish I'd had the chance!

I always thought you were a great officer; I never knew you to work less than 100% speed or to dodge a call. Wish I'd gotten to know you better outside the PD and met your wonderful family before your service.

I keep your blue line on my locker and talk about you and what happened whenever I get the chance so that nobody forgets you and in the hopes your story can maybe help save another officer.

Well man, briefing is about to start so I've gotta get in there. Just wanted to let you know I'm thinking about you today, and I miss you!

Barry, Bill, Josh, any of the guys at FPD...if you see this and you want to talk I'm at: [email protected]

-Former FPD

Officer Chuck Lochart
Anchorage (AK) Police Dept

June 7, 2009

Todd,

Sadly it's been 1 year since you left us, and you are constantly in my thoughts and prayers on a daily basis. I will never forget your smile, and positive attitude. I know you are watching over us, and protecting us from above. I miss you Todd!!

Cpl. Mike Presutto
FPD

June 6, 2009

Today the department will honor you and the two officer that went before you. We now ride to work on Todd Bahr Drive. There is a bench and a garden where we can reflect and remember.
We miss you Todd.
Rest.

Lt. Sheila Jones
Fredericksburg Police Dept.

June 6, 2009

Todd it's been a year since you were taken from us, yet it seems just like yesterday. Your smile is missed everyday, but your memory will live forever. Keep watching over us while we keep the streets safe. RIP 337.

VPO Buckley
Fredericksburg Police Dept

June 6, 2009

Hard to believe it's been a year. You are always missed and will never be forgotten.

Officer
FPD

June 6, 2009

To Officer Todd Allen Bahr, his family and his fellow officers with the Fredericksburg Police Department:

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

Wives Behind The Badge, Inc
Members and Staff

June 6, 2009

It has been one year since you were taken from us. Not a day goes by that you are not thought of. Your presence is still strong at headquarters and will continue to be. We know you are taking care of everything up there so we will hold the fort down here:)We miss you and love you. ALWAYS REMEMBER....NEVER FORGET :)

Patrol Officer
FPD

June 6, 2009

Tomorrow will be a year. We think about you all the time and miss you so much. Thanks for keepin us safe.

Officer K. Harris
FPD

June 5, 2009

ALWAYS REMEMBER...... NEVER FORGET:)

Patrol Officer
FPD

March 2, 2009

Proverbs 28:1 " The wicked flee when no man pursueth: but the righteous are bold as the lion." May God bless you and your loved ones. They are in my thoughts and prayers.

Friend of Off. Kris Fairbanks RIP 9-20-08

K.L.

February 27, 2009

I just can't get over all the wonderful thoughts and sayings people wrote about my brother - before and even months after he's been gone. I can't believe how far Todd's arms reached. I can't thank you all enough for all the prayers you have sent out to our family. God had his reasons for taking Todd home so soon. Todd changed so many lives, while he was here and after he died. So many people found the Lord when Todd left this earth and I'm thankful for him for that. It makes it a bit easier knowing he did not die in vain.

I want to thank my parents Del and Kathy for loving us and raising us to be good people. (at least I'd like to hope we are!) I love you both, and I know Todd loved you and knew you loved him with all your heart.

May God bless you all and Thanks again!

I'm looking forward to the day I get to see my big brother again. I Love you Todd...

Trisha
Your Loving Sister

February 26, 2009

'It's not how you die that makes you a hero, It's how you live your life.'
Todd was like a father to me, he was there for me since I was born. I still remember going to Damage Inc. everyday after school to see Todd with my dad. Chaos was always there to keep me entertained. There's not a day that goes by when I don't think of Todd & Stephanie & what great people they are.
Todd, you lived a great life, and even though we miss you, it was a part of God's plan for all of our lives for this to happen. God used you here & you have touched so many peoples lives. May you rest in peace Todd. I can't wait to see you again someday <3

I miss you, #337. You'll always be in my heart.

Anonymous

February 11, 2009

Still thinking of you

officer

January 20, 2009

It is hard to believe seven months have gone by. We think of you every day. We all miss you.

Officer
Fredericksburg PD

January 9, 2009

Merry Christmas Todd. Miss you being down at the shop. You left a lasting impression on the lives of many people. You will never be forgotten.

Officer
FPD

December 25, 2008

Merry Christmas Todd

GR
Spotsy S.O.

December 24, 2008

It's been 6 months Todd since you were taken from us.You and your family are and always will be in my prayers and thoughts. Keep watching over us from above.

Buckley 317

VPO M.L Buckley
Fredericksburg Police Dept

December 14, 2008

It has been six months and still it seems like yesterday that you were taken from us. Thank you for keeping an eye on things from up above, it makes each call that much easier to know that you are watching. Always Remember... We will NEVER forget you!! Miss Your Smile

Patrol Officer
FPD

December 10, 2008

Still thinking about you Todd. The days are not easier yet. Rest.

LT

November 7, 2008

May God lay his healing hand upon the family and friends of Officer Bahr and may they know he will never be forgotten. Thank you Officer Bahr for your dedicated service to the people of Virginia and the United States.

James Sheppard
Father of Sgt. Jason L. Sheppard EOW 12/7/06

October 18, 2008

To the family and friends of Officer Todd Bahr and his fellow officers, and most especially to Todd:

On behalf of my family, I extend our sincerest condolences on the grievous loss you suffered when Officer Bahr was tragically killed.

To Todd's family, my heart goes out to all of you and may you find comfort in your loved ones and your strength in your faith. When my son was killed, the entire law enforcement community in the Bay Area embraced us in a circle of love and support, and I know you will receive the same support. It makes the unbearable less torturous, and I pray for your solace.

This reflection is sent with the utmost respect for the service Todd gave to his community and the citizens of Virginia, and for the supreme sacrifice he and his family made on June 6, 2008

Phyllis Loya, mother of fallen officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD (CA), eow 4/24/05

Phyllis Loya
mother of Officer Larry Lasater, eow 4/24/05

September 23, 2008

To those who loved Officer Bahr, my heart goes to you all. Know that you're not alone in this journey you walk. I lost my fiance in the line of duty January 2003 and my world was forever changed. It's been a long hard road, and even as time as gone forward, and I've found many reasons and ways to smile, I still have not forgotten the man that he was. Dennis was a beautiful person and he forever has a part of my heart, just as I'm sure Todd will always be a part of yours.

It takes a special person to put their lives on the line everyday to make this world a little safer for us all. I know many of these men never would've thought of themselves as "heroes" but they were in so many ways. It's sad that it they had to lose their lives for some of us to see that. Having said that, thank you Officer Bahr for helping to make this world a better place. You will not be forgotten here in Winnipeg. I know this isn't a very manly thing to do, but if you happen to run into Dennis up there, please give him a big hug for the kids and I. Dennis was a good man and we miss him more than words can say.

Wishing those who loved you brighter and better days,


Jocelyne

"Forever Remembering 26-3"

Jocelyne Brar (Winnipeg, MB Canada)
Fiancee of Deputy Dennis R. McElderry (EOW: 01/03/03)

September 21, 2008

Happy Birthday Todd !!!! :)
Always Remember, NEVER Forget.
Miss You.. Thanks for keeping an eye on things from up above. #330

Officer Heather Marshall
Fredericksburg Police Department

September 19, 2008

Officer Bahr,
Thank You for your service to your community and our Great Nation. I have said a prayer for The Lord to Strengthen your family in a mighty mighty way! Rest and Peace Sir, We Got It Down Here!

Joshua 1:9

Trooper
NC State Highway Patrol

September 2, 2008

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