Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Special Agent Joseph M. Smith

Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad Police Department, Railroad Police

End of Watch Tuesday, December 10, 1907

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Reflections for Special Agent Joseph M. Smith

Agent Smith, you helped to protect one of America's greatest assets and one of the reasons we are the great nation we are today, our railroads. On this 108th anniversary of your tragic death, I just wish to say God Bless you for your efforts and may your eternal rest be ever Peaceful, Brother. You are a hero.

Ptl. Jim Leahy, Jr.
Harvard University Police Dept.

December 10, 2015

If anyone here has contact information for a surviving family member of Special Agent Smith please send it my way. I am riding in honor of him this year in the road to hope bicycle ride and would love to contact a surviving family member to make them aware of this honor.

Master Officer D.T. Jack
Raleigh Police Department, Raleigh NC

April 15, 2012

Your service is remembered and appreciated Agent Smith.

Cst. B. Arnold
CN Police Service

March 6, 2012

Agent Smith,
Sir, it has taken over 104 years but you are finally being honored. I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice.


U.S. Border Patrol

February 14, 2012

Thank you for your service Sir, the railroad made the USA what it is today. You a part of History.

James Kotke
Civilian / Former Officer
WSF Park Police (Wi.)

February 13, 2012

I am privileged to among the first to leave a reflection for you.
Your heroism and service is honored today, the 105th anniversary year 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 murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

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

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

February 7, 2012

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