Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Deputy Sheriff William J. Pottow, Jr.

Cook County Highway Police, Illinois

End of Watch Wednesday, June 6, 1945

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Reflections for Deputy Sheriff William J. Pottow, Jr.

Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
GOD Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito

June 6, 2015

It has been 67 years but the sacrifice of you and your partner will never be forgotten thanks to this site. Thank you for your service.

Detective Thomas Downes

June 9, 2012

To fully appreciate the heroes of the present, we must recognize our heroes of the past. Your heroism and service is honored today, the 67th 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 who was murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

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

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

June 7, 2012

Rest in Peace, Deputy Pottow. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169

May 1, 2012

Deputy Sheriff Pottow,
Sir, it has taken over 66 years but you are finally being honored. I would just like to say thank you to you and your partner for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Cook County.



October 26, 2011

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