Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Detective Walter Patrick McCarthy

Cook County Sheriff's Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Saturday, December 2, 1967

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Reflections for Detective Walter Patrick McCarthy

Rest in peace Detective McCarthy.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

August 6, 2019

Rest In Peace Brother. You are honored and remembered on the 50th anniversary of your E.O.W.

Officer Mike Robinson, (Ret)
Upland Police Dept. CA

December 2, 2017

I'm the one that found him in the parking lot of CCSPD Div 2 Homewood station.

Ptl Clausing

June 4, 2017

God almighty

Retired Chief of Police Johnny MccCurry
West Point P.D.

October 14, 2016

Was a bad day for me when I found him. He lived for about an hour after I found him. We had been working together on a another homicide.

Ptl J Clausing
Cook County Sheriff's Police Dept.

August 1, 2016

I am the officer who found him in his car in the parking lot of Div Two in Homewood, IL. Walt was a great friend. And was one heck of a cop. Taught me many things about the job.

Ptlmn J Clausing
Cook County Sheriff's {Police

April 11, 2016

We cannot fully honor our heroes of today without acknowledging and honoring our heroes of the past. Your heroism and service is honored today, the 48th 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 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 officer Larry Lasater, PPD

November 6, 2015

A tragic end to a nice long career. Though it's been many years since this event, no doubt the pain is still felt by all you left behind. They're in my prayers.

God Bless and may your eternal rest be always peaceful, Brother.

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

November 2, 2015

"When a good man is hurt, all who would be called good must suffer with him.”


Marshal Chris Di Gerolamo
Federal Air Marshal Service

October 22, 2015

I was a tiny baby when Walter McCarthy, my grandfather, died. I am very happy that he has now been honored here on the ODMP. Thank you to the efforts of everyone here on the ODMP for assisting me in honoring his legacy as a LEO. Our extended family thanks you as well.

Sergeant Alan Haywood
Arizona Department of Public Safety

October 20, 2015

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