Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Deputy Sheriff Joshua Shane Mitchell

Reagan County Sheriff's Office, Texas

End of Watch Wednesday, August 1, 2012

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Reflections for Deputy Sheriff Joshua Shane Mitchell

Godspeed and God Bless, my Brother. We will take over from here.

Deputy George Zamarron
Schleicher Co. S.O.

August 2, 2012

If this man should fall,who will lift the flag and carry on? Thank you for carrying the flag Deputy Mitchell.

Deputy Darrin Ellis
Kings County Sheriff's Office

August 2, 2012

RIP Sheepdog we will take the watch brother!

My condolences to the family and friends and of course the the co-workers of Deputy Mitchell. I am so sorry for your loss.

Officer Victor C. Cleveland
Cleveland Police Department
Cleveland, TN

August 2, 2012

RIP Deputy Michell. It hurts to lose a LEO anywhere. It hurts more when they are in Texas, but not this close to home.

David Behrend, Emer. Svcs Dispatcher
San Angelo Public Safety Communications

August 2, 2012

RIP Deputy Mitchell. Thank you for your service. May your family and friends find peace knowing that you will never be forgotten.

Detective Laura Price
Island County Sheriff

August 2, 2012

RIP "Sparky", went to D.A.R.E. school with Josh last year, my condolences to Josh's family, friends and department, he will truly be missed but not forgotten

Deputy Tim Lingle
Roosevelt County Sheriff's Office

August 2, 2012

My thoughts and prayers to the family, friends and co-workers of Deputy Josh Mitchell. Another Hero taken too soon. May God comfort you and your family as you go and touch the face of God.
Your service and sacrifice and bravery to the citizens of Big Lake, Texas will not be forgotten. God Speed and God Bless. Rest in Peace Sir .

Final Salute

VIPS 750 Jeff Claybern
Alexandria Kentucky Police Department

August 2, 2012

May God bless you and your family brother. Thank you for your service.

Sgt. Sam Lujan
Coppell TX Police Department
Serving Texas since 1988

August 2, 2012

Rest easy, Sir. You will not be forgotten.

Thank you... although it is said too late.

Veteran J.A. Howard

August 2, 2012

RIP Deputy


August 2, 2012


Sergeant Norris
Waynesboro Police Tennessee

August 2, 2012

My deepest regrets for the loss of this Officer may God bring his family comfort and peace. May God keep the Sheriffs Department protected and comforted during this time of sorrow.

Chief ER Musgrave
Retired HCPD

August 2, 2012

Deuteronomy 32:43 " rejoice o ye nations, with his people: for he will avenge the blood of his servants, and will render vengeance to his adversaries, and will make expiation for his land, for his people".

Officer M. Pehl
Midland Police Dept.

August 2, 2012

Your watch is over, we will take it from here. RIP

Cpl. Jason Hancock
Lubbock Police Department

August 2, 2012

As a Deputy Sheriff, you proved your commitment to the safety of the communities within your county. As a D.A.R.E. Officer, you proved your commitment to the safety and future of the youth within your county. "Well Done" my brother and rest assured that although you have left us on earth, you remain in our thoughts and in our hearts.

Sgt. PJ Trotta, D.A.R.E. Officer
Brazoria County Sheriff's Office

August 2, 2012

Our hearts and prayers goes out to Josh's family, his department and the DARE Officers. We were blessed to have him attend DARE Officer Training in Oklahoma January 2011.

May God be with you and yours.

Lori Swanson, Oklahoma State DARE Office

August 2, 2012

Deputy Mitchell was a brave man...thank you for your heroism. I'm praying for you and your family!

Corporal Dan T. Burns (Retired)
Odessa Police Department

August 2, 2012


James P. Waggle

August 2, 2012

RIP Deputy Mitchell. We will carry the torch from here

Sgt. Kelly Brown
Lea County Sheriff's Dept.

August 2, 2012

You are a hero Deputy Mitchell! Your watch has ended and your fellow officers will remember you always. RIP and may God bless the family & all who knew him!

Sgt. Ray Baxter
Cherokee County Sheriff's Office, Tx

August 2, 2012

Rest in Peace Sir, we got the watch from here.

SPC Kyle Pflager
Fort Carson Police (US Army)

August 2, 2012

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family, friends, co-workers, and agency of this warrior who was taken from us far too soon. We will carry on for you…

SGT Mike Allen (Retired)
California Highway Patrol

August 2, 2012

Reagan County Sheriff's Office and the Mitchell family are in our prayers. RIP Josh

Admin. Assistant
Cherokee County Sheriff's Office

August 2, 2012

God be with the family, fellow officers and friends of Deputy Mitchell..... We are praying for you.

Investigator Sue Randall
106th Judicial District Attorney

August 2, 2012

Thank you for your Heroism Sir, RIP brother.

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

August 2, 2012

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