Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Patrol Officer Sean Allen Collier

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Police Department, Massachusetts

End of Watch Thursday, April 18, 2013

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Reflections for Patrol Officer Sean Allen Collier

Officer Collier,
May you rest in Heavenly Peace. May your family be forever watched over and blessed. May your friends and colleagues find comfort. Please watch over us from on high. We will see you again dear Sir.
Thank you for your service. I will never forget your sacrifice or the sacrifice of your family.
Greater Love Hath No Man....
Prayers for all involved.

Surviving Daughter of Special Agent J. Robert Porter
Federal Bureau of Investigation
E.O.W. 8/9/79

April 23, 2013

May the Almighty Lord be with you Officer Collier and your family. Thank you for your dedicated service sir. Your will not be forgotten

Court Security Officer Richard E. Wishin

April 23, 2013

Please accept our respectful condolences to the Watertown Police Department and Officer Colliers family.
May he rest in peace and always be remembered.

Jerry Landers
Bailiff Administrative Office of The Courts
Berlin Circuit Court Berlin N.H.

N.H.Administrative Office of The Courts

April 23, 2013

"Mo chomhbhróin"

Officer Matt Lyons
Oceanside Police Department, California

April 23, 2013


Your ultimate sacrifice will not be forgotten. You are a true American hero and will live on in our hearts and thoughts, forever. Rest in peace, Brother...we've got it from here.......

Deputy Chief of Police (Ret)

April 23, 2013

Officer Collier, You have joined the ranks in Heaven of many who have gone before you. Rest well in the arms of God.

To Your Family:

Feel His presence as God answers the prayers of many who have fallen to their knees on your behalf. Since the day of my son's death, I have carried every law enforcement officer and their family in my heart.

Every morning I go to my knees. During that time I pray,

“Lord, Be with all law enforcement officers. Keep them safe and free from harm. They are Your soldiers on the front line of the battle against evil. If one should fall this day - wrap their family in your loving arms. Surround them with Your angels, loving family, friends, neighbors and caring people to comfort them. Ease their pain. Help them to mourn well. In Jesus' name and for Your Glory, Amen.”

I have lifted you and your family to God every morning for over two years. Feel those prayers. God is with you, He knows and will ease your pain.

Pamela Hotsinpiller
Mother of
Deputy United States Marshal
Derek W. Hotsinpiller
EOW 2-16-2011

April 23, 2013

Officer Collier. You a true hero within the trade of law enforcement and set the example that we all should follow by doing our job in the trade. We will take over your watch from here and may you rest in peace.

Officer Dave Brown
Florida Department of Corrections (Probation and Parole)

April 23, 2013

God bless.

Officer J.Jaynes
Arizona Highway Patrol

April 23, 2013

God bless this young officer. He represents the best of what it means to wear the shield. I have read nothing but impressive accounts of his service and his character. We share the loss of our brother with his family at home.

Detective David LoCurto
New York City Police Department

April 23, 2013

Rest Easy My Brother in arms. We will pick up the fight from here, and we will never forget !

Ofc. J. Owen
Clarkston Police Dept. Clarkston GA

April 23, 2013

Many people viewing footage and reporting what they observed first-hand at the marathon after the explosions, have been impressed at how quickly the police reacted, with no hesitation, running towards danger, in the line of duty, while others were running away. No doubt, Sean Collier sensed danger when he responded to that call, there is also no doubt that he responded anyways and did his duty without hesitation. His family should be very proud that he served the community and risked his life for it.

Staff Sergeant Robert Chrismas
Winnipeg Police Service, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

April 22, 2013

Our sincere sympathies to the family of Officer Collier from family members of fallen Virginia Tech Officer Deriek Crouse, EOW 12-08-11. May God Bless You.

Linda Vaughn, Civilian
Aunt of Officer Deriek Crouse

April 22, 2013

Thoughts and prayers go out to the family, friends and the Department of PO Sean Collier. Rest in peace brother. Watch over us.

Auxiliary Police Officer
New York City Police Department (NYPD)

April 22, 2013

I wish to extend my condolences to the family of Sean Collier. I have the greatest respect for law enforcement when I was a fireman the police always were there on our calls keeping us safe.

fireman retired John Wehmhoefer
Bismarck Fire Dept

April 22, 2013

May the good lord welcome you with open arms, for you have done your job well

Reserve Deputy Douglas J. Maykowski
Macomb County Sheriff Mt. Clemens Michigan

April 22, 2013

Rest in peace young brother. Your fellow brothers and sisters worked tirelessly to end the terror. Your sacrifice was not in vien.

Detective Doug Cruz
Martin County Sheriff's Office (FL)

April 22, 2013

From the officers and staff at the Southern New Mexico Correctional Facility, Rest well brother and enjoy heavens beat, our thoughts and heartfelt prayers go out to your family, friends and brother and sister officers.

Officer Brandon Black
New Mexico Corrections Department

April 22, 2013

On behalf of the families of the 23 NYPD Officers that lost their lives in the line of duty at The World Trade center in NYC on 9/11/01 we extend our most heartfelt condolences to Seans family friends and all who love him.
Sean will never be forgotten. Shock and disbelief will give way to sad acceptance....a very long time from now.
We hope the wounds of Seans parents can some day heal into a badge on honor.
You can never heal a broken heart but you can learn to live around it.
Sean Allen Colliertruly is the modern day J.D. Tippet

9/11 NYPD LODD Family Survivor

April 22, 2013

Prayers to the entire Collier family during this sad time.
RIP fellow brother in blue.

Det. Stan Mc Near (retired)
Dallas Police Dept.

April 22, 2013

Rest in peace brother. May God bless you, your family, friends and agency you served.

Off. Matthew Harrington
Kennebunk, Maine Police Department

April 22, 2013

God's peace and speed Officer Collier. Thank you for your brave, dedicated service. RIP brother.

P/O R. Popelka #7903
Chicago P.D.

April 22, 2013

Officer Collier, you are a true American Hero! God be with you and especially your family and brother's in blue during this extremely difficult time. As the bible says "Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be called the sons of God." Even though you are 10-7 here on earth we all know that you are 10-8 in heaven and still on patrol!

Dana Overton
Cousin of Fallen Officer Deputy Mike Pace

April 22, 2013

Patrol Officer Sean Collier, during your tour of duty you served your community, Commonwealth and campus with dignity and honor, it is now your time to rest we will carry on from here. To the family of Patrol Officer Sean Collier you all are in our thoughts and prayers. The Law Enforcement family will stand beside you. To the men and women of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Police Department hold your heads high as you all carry on during these difficult times. Sean you were taken by two cowards that never let you defend yourself. To the men and women of the Boston Police Department, FBI, ATF, Watertown Police Department, the Massachusetts State Police and and the other agencies involved in the investigation BRAVO ZULU on a job well done. Fair Winds and Following Seas Brother

Detective Grade One Robert Jackson
Metropolitan Police Department/Homicide Branch

April 22, 2013

For making the ultimate sacrifice in defending so many against two of this nation's worst terrorists, you are truly a hero. Thank you for your dedicated service. Rest in peace my brother.

Officer P. Panizo
Skokie, IL Police Dept

April 22, 2013

Rest in Peace Officer Collier. The City of Eau Claire, WI is thinking of you, your family, and your fellow brothers and sisters in Law Enforcement. Your dedicated service to our country is much appreciated. Gone but never forgotten. Thank you for your service.

Detective Jesse Henning
Eau Claire Police Department, WI

April 22, 2013

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