Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Police Officer Carlos Luciano Ledesma

Chandler Police Department, Arizona

End of Watch Wednesday, July 28, 2010

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Reflections for Police Officer Carlos Luciano Ledesma

It’s been 12 years. Rest In Peace!

Semper Fi

Kelly McClain
Retired law enforcement

July 28, 2022

God bless Officer Carlos Ledesma. His sacrifice will never be forgotten.

Mike Weitzel
Morton Grove Police Department

May 17, 2022

Never forgotten, Carlos.

Lt. John Shearer
Chandler Police department (Ret.)
July 28, 1991 - March 26, 2014

September 21, 2020

Rest easy

Mark Mottola

July 28, 2020

Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice is one that will never, ever be forgotten by your LE brethren. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

July 28, 2020

Officer Ledesma,
On today, the 10th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice-not just for your Community but for our Country as well when you served with the USMC. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

Semper Fi Devil Dog!
A fellow LEO;former Marine

United States Border Patrol

July 28, 2020

Rest in peace Officer Ledesma.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

July 22, 2020

John 5:28, 29 - "Do not be amazed at this, for the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out". I pray that everyone can find peace in knowing that we will see this officer as well as many others again in Paradise soon. Until then, please accept my condolences.

A.W. Montgomery
Concerned Citizen

October 2, 2018

I did not know you but I know your good friend, Kelvin.
On this 8th year anniversary of your murder, I hope and pray your wife and children are well. My heart and love to you and all you touched.

Nancy Hart
Widow/1983 CCSO Deputy Mike Young

July 28, 2018

I can still remember hearing about this in the news. I never knew Officer Ledesma, but I can tell he was an exceptional police officer. Heroes are never forgotten. Rest in Peace sir. May you find peace in Heaven with all your brothers and sisters in blue. Semper Fi.

Taylor Ramerth
citizen of chandler, Arizona and supporter of law enforcement

September 25, 2014

R.I.P. Officer Ledesma, and God bless all of the men and women of the Chandler Police Department.

Taylor Ramerth
Citizen of Chandler, Arizona

September 20, 2013

Your heroism and service is honored today. I am priviliged to leave a tribute to you. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer. He was also your fellow Marine so I bid you semper fi and thank you for your service in the Corps.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered. Rest In Peace.

I pray for the solace of all those that love and miss you for I know both the pain and pride are forever. Thanks to your family and friends for sharing their devotion to you through their reflections.

Phyllis Lasater Loya
mom of fallen Pittsburg (CA) officer Larry Lasater

January 21, 2013

Matthew 26:52-54 - Then said Jesus unto him, Put up again thy sword into his place: for all they that take the sword shall perish with the sword.

LE Expl. J. Gerle
Chandler Police Department

September 4, 2012

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

Marshal Chris Di Gerolamo
Federal Air Marshal Service

July 25, 2012

I just read an article about Carlos in American Police Beat. I graduated with him from the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy. I was stunned and saddened to see that Carlos had been killed in the line of duty. I will keep his family in my prayers.

Corporal Nick Amdor
Pottawattamie County Sheriff's Office, 201st Academy Alum.

November 16, 2011

Thanks for the memories and your service. My families' thoughts and prayers go out to your family. I'll never forget how you always won the push-up contests at our unit. Carlos did over 400 push-ups in one set, amazing. Semper Fi and I'll see you on the high ground. RIP brother.

Patrol Sergeant Andrew Long
Bixby,OK PD, & served together in USMC

August 5, 2011

Rest in Peace my Brother, enjoy your first anniversary in Heaven, and Semper Fi. We have the Watch

Policeman/ fellow Marine
Phoenix Police

July 29, 2011

To Officer Carlos L. Ledesma, his family and his fellow officers with the Chandler Police Department:

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

Wives Behind The Badge, Inc
Members and Staff

July 28, 2011

It's a year today since you passed away. I'm proud of you, brother. Rest in Peace...


July 28, 2011

Officers from around the globe will never forget the ultimate sacrifice made by such brave officers like this fallen hero. My respects to his family, and his fellow-officers. I did not know him, but my goodness i wish i had!

Paul dehaan

paul dehaan(CAPTAIN/ RETIRED)
(Dutch federal police)

July 25, 2011

Carlos, you will be missed. It was an honor to serve with you while in the Marine Corps 1995-97. Thank you for your sacrifice. I pray that God will continue to watch over your family. Semper fi Marine.

Sgt. Thomas Plourde
Livermore Falls PD. Maine/Former Marine

June 7, 2011

Officer Ledesma,
Sir, as a fellow LEO;former Marine I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice-not just for your Community, but also for our Country when you served in the USMC. And to your family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

Semper Fi Devil Dog!
A fellow LEO;former Marine


April 12, 2011

Carlos it was a honor to serve in Iowa with you. My prayers are with your family. See you on the other side.

God speed devil dog.

S, Newgard Retired PD

September 4, 2010

Our entire staff at Child Predator Busters is devastated by Alaska's loss of their officers. All of our thoughts and prayers are with everyone as you go through the grieving process.

May God Keep all of you safe and strong in the coming days.

Executive Director Sher Lefever
Child Predator Busters

September 2, 2010

Semper Fidelis Brother!

Sergeant / USMC

Trooper Beauton
Connecticut State Police

August 23, 2010

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