Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Police Officer Bryan Joseph Durman

Lexington-Fayette Urban County Police Department, Kentucky

End of Watch Thursday, April 29, 2010

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Reflections for Police Officer Bryan Joseph Durman

Our hearts and prayers go out to your family and friends in their time of sorrow. May God Bless and Rest in Peace!

Cpl David Murphy

May 3, 2010

Rest in peace brother. We've got the watch from here. May God bless your family, friends and fellow officers who all mourn the loss of yet another hero.

Motor Officer Dominick Marraccini
Easton Police Department, Easton, PA

May 3, 2010

The Florida Police Chiefs Association would like to express our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Officer Bryan Durman, and the Lexington-Fayette Urban County P.D. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of great sadness. Please take comfort in knowing that your extended law enforcement family grieves with you. Officer Durman, we thank you for your service. You will not be forgotten.

Members and Staff
Florida Police Chiefs Association

May 3, 2010

My family would like to send our condolences to the family, friends, and fellow co-workers of P.O. Bryan Durman~you're in our thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time. May God give you the strength to carry on and help heal your hearts. May you find comfort and support with those around you.
God bless you and rest in peace, Officer Durman.

Gail M. Pabst
Aunt of a fallen MI P.O. eow 2004

May 3, 2010

Rest in peace Officer Durman, you gave your life to serve and protect. My sincere condolences to your family and to your department. God speed as you patrol the streets of Gold. Terry F. Zech


May 3, 2010

My thoughts and prayers to the family, friends and co-workers of Officer Durman. Another Hero taken too soon. May God comfort you and your family as you go and touch the face of God.
You will never be forgotten. God Speed and God Bless. Rest in Peace Sir.

VIP Jeff Claybern 750
Alexandria Kentucky Police Department

May 3, 2010

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

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

May 3, 2010

Officer Durman I met you when you were on FTO. You rode with me a few times and I knew you would be a great Officer. I sit here and pray that your family is comforted, knowing that you are in a better place. Thanks for your service, God Bless

Officer D. Hammond
Lexington Police Department

May 3, 2010

Thank-you. Rest in Peace.

Lt. Stephen A. Joy #980
Prince George's County Police Department, Maryland

May 2, 2010

Thank you for your service. May God grant you eternal peace. May he also grant your family, friends, and co-workers the strength they will need during the rough times ahead.

PO James McPartland Jr
Mount Vernon PD NY

May 2, 2010

Rest in Peace Sir.....

Offc. Thomas Wiederhold, Retired
Fort Worrth Texas PD

May 2, 2010

My condelences to the family, fellow officers and friends of Officer Bryan J. Durman. Thank You for your service to the Commonwealth and our Great Nation. Your sacrifice will never be forgotten.

Calvin Adams
Campbell Co. KY FOP lodge 10

May 2, 2010

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family and fellow Officers at LMPD. You patrol streets of gold with your brothers and sisters in blue who went before you. You will never be forgotten. May God hold your wife and young son in His loving arms.

Officers and Staff
Paris Police Department

May 2, 2010

Our deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Officer Durham. God Bless him for his service to the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Police Department. Rest in Peace sir, you will not be forgotten.

Sgt. Jim May (ret)
CMPD Charlotte, North Carolina

May 2, 2010

You will be greatly missed, but you will never be forgotten.

Daniel Sparks
Lexington, KY

May 2, 2010

It is with deep and abiding love and sympathy that I wish to thank this honorable Police Officer Bryan J. Durman of Lexington-Fayetter Urban Cty Police Department, Ky. for his dedication and service to the citizens of this county. Rest in eternal peace dear brother. "til we meet again. God bless and keep the friends and family in his mighty care.***

Margaret Hood
Citizen Watch

May 2, 2010

Rest in Peace my Brother, God Bless you, your Family and your Dept.


May 2, 2010

Officer Durman, you wil not be forgotten! R.I.P.

Deputy Sheriff
Livingston County (Il) Sheriff's Ofc.

May 2, 2010



May 2, 2010

God has greeted you with open arms and eternal love on your transfer into His police Department. The service and honor you brought to His children in your community will never be forgotten and those brothers and sisters left behind will tend to your family. Rest in peace brother. In christ.

Tom Bradley, Retired
Phoenix Az PD, Az State Chap. FOP

May 2, 2010

It was an honor to work with you. You will never be forgotten. Rest now Brother we have the watch.

Ofc. B. Kennedy
Lexington Police

May 2, 2010

God Bless you sir.

Rick F.
Ret. CO

May 1, 2010

Thank you for your service. May God comfort your family, friends, and fellow officers at this time. Rest in peace Officer Durman.


May 1, 2010

The officer stood and faced his God,
Which must always come to pass.
He hoped his shoes were shining,
Just as brightly as his brass.
"Step forward now, Officer,
How shall I deal with you?
Have you always turned the other cheek?
To my church have you been true?"
The officer squared his shoulders and said,
"No Lord, I guess I ain't, Because those of us who carry badges can't always be a saint.
I've had to work most Sundays,
And at times my talk was rough,
And sometimes I've been violent,
Because the streets are tough.
But I never took a penny,
that wasn't mine to keep,
Though I worked a lot of ovetime
When the bills got too steep.
And I never passed a cry for help
Though at times I shook with fear,
And sometimes, God forgive me,
I've wept an unmanly tear."
"I know I don't deserve a place among the people here,
they never wanted me around,Except to calm their fear.
If you've a place for me Lord, it needn't be so grand,
I never expected or had too much,
But if you don't, I'll understand."
There was silence all around the throne,
Where the saints often trod,
As the officer waited quietly,
For the judgement of his God.
"Step forward now, officer,
You've borne your burdens well.
Come walk a beat on heaven's streets,
You've done you time in hell."

God Speed and Rest In Peace Officer Durman

Ofc. A.C. Alexander & Tpr. M. Alexander
Kentucky State Police

May 1, 2010

To the family/friends and co-workers of Police Officer Bryan Durman: I would just like you to know that I grieve with you over this tragedy as do thousands of other Police Officers all over the country. The risks are just so great in this line of work and so sudden. I would just like you to know that your loved one bravely took on these risks to protect others and holds a high place of honor in our hearts.

Sgt. Scott Bodah
Syracuse, New York Police Department

May 1, 2010

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