Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Police Officer Anthony Alan Giniewicz

Signal Hill Police Department, California

End of Watch Wednesday, December 7, 2011

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Reflections for Police Officer Anthony Alan Giniewicz

I come to the ODMP often to remember my late fiance Dennis. Every time I come here it breaks my heart to know that yet another officer has fallen and that yet another family has to live their lives without the officer they loved. My heart goes out to everyone who knew and loved Officer Giniewicz. Know that you are not alone in the "journey" that you walk. Should you ever need anything please don't hesitate to contact me. (The Davis Co. Sheriff's Office in Iowa will always know how to reach me. I can also be found on Face Book.) You will be in my thoughts.

From reading the reflections left for Tony he sounds like he was a great man with a beautiful spirit. Those of you who knew him in life were so blessed to have been able to share in it. I hope that you will all continue to find a way to celebrate and remember Tony's life and the MAN that he was. Remember that Tony's life was about so much more than the way he died. Tony will continue to live on as long as we continue to remember him.

Officer Giniewicz, thank you for helping to make this world a little safer for us all. YOU will not be forgotten. Please continue to watch over all of us as only you can. If you happen to bump into my late fiance Dennis up there give him a big hug for me and the kids. It's been nine years and he's still very much missed and forever loved.

Wishing you brighter and better days,


Jocelyne :)

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

February 2, 2012

Rest in Peace, Officer Giniewicz. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169

January 22, 2012

Officer Giniewicz,
Sir, I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Signal Hill. And to your family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
USBP

December 30, 2011

A tragedy. My hear goes out to his family. RIP officer Giniewicz.

Robina Browne, Hawaii
Mother to Dep. Sheriff D Browne Sanchez - EOW 2/10/2011

December 26, 2011

My Condolences go out to Officer Giniewicz and his fellow Officers. My thanks goes out to this officer and every Officer,Trooper,DOC, and everyone in law enforcement for providing the safety we live by everyday. There is so many of you that put your safety and lives on the line in every call that you guys go on. All I can say is Thank You for your Service and you will never be forgotten.

Monico Garza
EMT-Intermediate

December 24, 2011

You have done your time in Hell, now be at peace in paradise!
thank you for your service, you will be remembered.

Cory Reid Corrections Officer E-9
Michigan Dept. of Corrections

December 20, 2011

Now its time to Rest, you have completed your duty and did it well. Watch over us now, those who wear the badge, your family and friends. You will always be remembered and never be forgotten.

Detective Mark Montoya
LASD - Classmates from LASD Class #220

December 18, 2011

From all the men and women from Riverside MO, we extend our deepest condolences for your loss.

WILLIAM MOORE
RIVERSIDE MO POLICE AND FIRE

December 18, 2011

To the family and friends of Officer Tony Giniewicz, his fellow officers, and most especially to Officer Henwood:

We honor your service to your community as a police officer and you will always be remembered and revered. Rest in Peace.

On behalf of our entire family, I wish to extend our sincerest condolences on the grievous loss you suffered when Tony died from injuries incurred in the line of duty. It is obvious he was well-loved by many and well-respected by his peers as reflected in the loving reflections left for him. It is equally evident that he was a valiant fighter.

May his loved ones continued to be supported by their law enforcement family and other police survivors. Our family grieves with you and for you. To Tony's family, you are in my heart's embrace today. To Tony's mom. losing a beloved child has to be life's greatest sorrow and I pray for your solace.

This reflection is sent with the utmost respect for the distinquished service Tony gave to his community and the citizens of California, and the supreme sacrifice he and his family made on December 7, 2011.

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

December 17, 2011

Rest in peace, sir.

You are a true hero. Thank you for making the ultimate sacrifice so the citizens of Signal Hill could live in peace.

Investigator S. Polianos
U.S. Park Police

December 17, 2011

To the family, friends and extended law enforcement family of the Signal Hill Police Department, my heart goes out to each and everyone one of you. I am so deeply sorry for your loss. Rest in peace, Officer Giniewicz. Your service to your fellow man was not in vain.

Reserve Sgt. L. Brown
Rainier Police Department

December 17, 2011

Dear Lord, please watch over the family, friends, and loved ones of this Officer in these most trying, and difficult times. Rest easy my Brother in Law, as your watch on this earth is over.......

Sgt John L Gulledge (Ret)
Escambia County FL. Sheriffs Office

December 17, 2011

Tony was pleasure to work with. He was a dedicated Husband and Father, always with the attitude of being "First thru the door".
He will be greatly missed by all who knew him. We'll 10-87 with ya down the road Partner.

Sgt DW Cravens (Ret)
Signal Hill P.D. (1972 - 2002)

December 15, 2011

My prayers are with you and your family. You are a Hero to your community and will never be forgotten.

Officer Nik Layton
Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department

December 15, 2011

You will be remembered by all Tony, not just now, but forever. SHPD will never forget you. Rest in Peace, we've got it down here. Thanks for looking out for the rest of us though.

SPO Mike Sieverman (Retired)
Signal Hill Police Department

December 14, 2011

My thoughts & prayers go out for the family & co-workers of Officer Giniewicz. R.I.P. my 'fellow officer'!

R A HESS C.O. II Retired
Roxbury Correctional Inst / MD DoC

December 14, 2011

Godspeed Brother...I only hope that the scumbag that shot you gets charged with Homicide now...

Walk the streets of Heaven, we need all the eyes we can on us...

K. Jarrell
High Point Police Department

December 14, 2011

God Bless you Officer Giniewicz . Prayers sent for all of your family, and friends.

Chris Walley
Former Deputy/Jail Officer

December 13, 2011

Officer Anthony Giniewicz rest in peace you are now a member
of an elite group The Thin Blue Line of Heroes.
There is no greater sacrifice that one can give
for his fellow man. To the Family I salute your
lost loved one, and pray for you during the days
to come. Officer Giniewicz will be in the company of
heroes forevermore.

The Thin Blue Line of the Fallen are Standing at
attention in their class “A“ uniforms,
badges gleaming and shoes like glass, They are your brothers
and sisters of Law Enforcement. All of whom have
previously paid the ultimate price. Today, like many others,
they welcome you to this hallowed place. As you march
down the Thin Blue Line of the Fallen, all eyes are focused
on you as if to say it will be ok you’re with your eternal
partners. A salute follows and a tear can be seen
on so many faces. Welcome, you served well. Now come join
the ranks, another member of The Thin Blue Line has come home.

Your brother in Law Enforcement

Dr. Stan Phillips Retired
Retired, Walnut Grove Police Department, Walnut Grove. Mississippi

December 13, 2011

RIP SIR......

K. BROOKS
HOUSTON PD

December 13, 2011

My thoughts are with you, your family and police family.

Brother of Jeremy Chambers
EOW 04-24-2006

Chris Chambers
Saint Louis Co Police Dept

December 13, 2011

Officer Giniewicz, you will not be forgotten! R.I.P.

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

December 13, 2011

Rest in peace brother you will never be for gotten thank you for your service and dedication.

Officer Carlos Moran Jr.
State of Nevada

December 13, 2011

Tony.. I was with you that tragic evening and yes you are a true hero... You fought a great fight the past 26 years and are now in a better place.... Rest in peace brother....

Steven Owens, Retired
Signal Hill PD

December 13, 2011

Rest in Peace. Your tour and pain is finally over. You are a hero.You will never be forgotten..

Retired Detective Frank DeMarco
NEW YORK CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT

December 12, 2011

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