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Police Officer Charles W. Schultz

Wilmington Police Department, Delaware

End of Watch Friday, January 30, 1891

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Reflections for Police Officer Charles W. Schultz

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

Marshal Chris Di Gerolamo
Federal Air Marshal Service

April 26, 2017

Officer Schultz, today I attended your tribute at the cemetery. I felt proud to be there to honor and remember you. However, I also felt a deep sadness knowing that you were shot and killed by two evil men who took you away from your immediate family (five kids and your wife ), you were only thirty seven years old and did not get the chance to grow old with your wife and watch your children grow up. You were just doing your job.You did it with bravery, courage, honor and commitment. Thank you for your service and sacrifice, we who have served after you, salute you. I wish I could say that in 122 years since you were killed for no good reason, that things have changed, but that's not the case. Rest in peace Officer Schultz, know that the brotherhood will never forget a brother officer, no matter the decades or centuries that have passed. The brotherhood is forever and ever. The good lord has probably assigned you to be a Guarding Angel and you are probably watching over brother officers, after all, that's what we do best, protect and serve. Rest in peace.

Msgt. Angel 'Doc' Alverio
Wilmington Police Department (ret)

May 2, 2013

Officer Schultz,
Sir, it has taken over 123 years but you are finally being honored. I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Wilmington.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
U.S. Border Patrol

March 19, 2013

To fully appreciate the heroes of the present, we must recognize our heroes of the past. Your heroism and service is honored today, the 122nd anniversary year of your death. I am priviliged to be among the first 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.

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

Phyllis Lasater Loya
mom of fallen Pittsburg Officer Larry Lasater, eow 4/24/05

March 14, 2013

Thank you for your service and for helping to make America a safer place.

Detective Brian Jones
Boulder County Sheriff's Office, CO

March 8, 2013

Officer Schultz,
It has taken a very very long time but you are finally being honored today. You have not been forgotten or lost to the pages of history. My family and I wish to thank you for your brave and honorable service. We will remember you in our prayers. Rest easy my brother.

Herb Fernandez
Detention Corporal
Midland County Sheriff's Office TX
Honor Guard Member

March 8, 2013

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