Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Corporal William Matthew Solomon

Georgia Ports Authority Police Department, Georgia

End of Watch Thursday, November 19, 2015

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Reflections for Corporal William Matthew Solomon

Rest In Paradise Brother! You will be missed!

P.O. Caleb Louard NYPD

November 19, 2015

Thank you Corporal Solomon for your years of hard work and dedication and for paying the ultimate sacrifice for the fine folks in the great state of Georgia. You are a true AMERICAN HERO !!! My thoughts and prayers are with your family, friends and co-workers. May you forever, rest in peace, my brother.


Sergeant Mitchell G. Cheselka (Retired)
Orange County Sheriff, California
Polk County Sheriff, Oregon

November 19, 2015



Ret. TFC Theresa Medcalf
Ga State Patrol

November 19, 2015

It is always heartbreaking when an officer is maliciously and callously killed in the line of duty.
But we know that this officer died serving and helping his community and making a difference in the world that we live in.

Rest in Peace brother.

May the Lord comfort your family, friends and co-workers.

Thank you for your service.

Chief R. A. McCann
Armour College Police

November 19, 2015

Thank you Corporal Solomon for your service in the US Army and the Georgia Ports Authority Police Department and also for your previous service with the Liberty County Sheriffs Dept.
My sincere condolences to your wife and children and your fellow law enforcement family.
May you now Rest in Peace !

Detective (retired) Richard Burger
Fond du Lac Wis. City Police

November 19, 2015

Another of my brothers has died from a selfish act of one who cares nothing but for himself. A drunk driver, how senseless to take one of my family because he does not care. I grieve for the loss of one of my family, connected to me forever by that unbreakable Thin Blue Line, my thoughts and prayers go out to his family that has lost one they loved so much. But they must remember that his sisters and brothers loved and will miss him also, even the ones he never meet. One thing they can take comfort in though is that WE WILL NEVER FORGET HIM ! We will meet again in a better place someday. God bless his family at home and his family in Blue.

Major Joe Whala ( Ret )
Idabel Police Dept. ( Oklahoma )

November 19, 2015

RIP Cpl.Soloman. MY thoughts and prayers are with you, your family and your department. GOD SPEED.

Senior Deputy Sheriff Dave Zajac
Walton County Sheriff Office GA

November 19, 2015

Rest in Peace.

Officer J. I. Lopez
Hinesville PD

November 19, 2015

Eternal Rest

S. I. Drake, Lt/IPD (Ret)
Indianapolis Police

November 19, 2015



November 19, 2015

Our thoughts and prayers are with family, friends and fellow officers. Thank you for your service. May he Rest in Peace!

Ret. Deputy Sheriff's Tom and Diana Stri
Clayton County Sheriff Office Jonesboro Ga

November 19, 2015

Rest, brother.

PFC Steve Headley
Mishawaka, IN police

November 19, 2015

A police officer should be remembered not by how he died, but how he lived! A great man has gone to secure a safe path for the rest of us to follow. Thank you to you, your family and the Georgia Ports Authority Police Department. Our country is a little less safe without you. Rest in Peace Brother!


November 19, 2015

Rest in peace brother. Thoughts are with your family both blue and blood during this difficult time. Thank you Corporal Solomon for your service in the Army and your community.

Sergeant David Post
Reno County Sheriff's Office Hutchinson, Ks

November 19, 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

November 19, 2015

Rest in peace Brother William, you are a true Hero and will never be forgotten for your service and courage.

Son of G. Truman Wortham EOW 7/15/73

Assistant Chief Carl Wortham (retired)
Sand Springs OK PD

November 19, 2015


My heart is filled with great sadness at learning of the lost of your loved one and fellow Officer.
We in the law enforcement community are a family, although our uniforms may be a different style and vary in color, a badge, shield or star may be pinned upon our chest.
Our areas od enforcement may vary but our goals are the same, to serve and protect our communities. We consist of many different agencies from across the nation, for we are:
Municipal Police Officers, Sheriff's Deputies, State Police Investigators, State Highway Patrol Troopers, Conservation Police Officers, College Campus Police Officers, Correctional Officers and Federal Agents just to name a few.
We patrol small towns, large cities, college campuses, county roads, state highways, state parks and the United States Borders.
Whether active duty or retired, we are one family, a Law Enforcement Family, the thin blue line of protectors, brothers and sisters bonded together by Honor, Service and Pride.
Daily we honor our fallen brothers and sisters never forgetting their sacrifice.
Daily our position is clear that we will Serve and Protect our
communities without faltering and with no hesitation.
Daily we show pride in our chosen profession Law Enforcement, for we willingly walk the line of Good over Evil facing the unknown with courage keeping our trust and faith in GOD.
We know that evil roam these streets and at any moment in the course of performing our duties the ultimate sacrifice might be required of us in the service to our community, for Law Enforcement is not a job but a calling and only a few will make the decision to commit to that calling to serve
for some will give all that they have.
You did not die in vain.
You sacrificed your life in the service to the citizens in the State of Georgia with HONOR, PRIDE and DISTINCTION.
I'm proud to have worn the uniform of a law enforcement officer like you did.
I'm proud to have pinned the badge upon my chest like you did.
I'm proud to have served and protected my community as you did.
I'm proud to call you my Brother!
I commend you my fallen brother for making the ultimate sacrifice in the performance of your duty.
For you left us doing what you chose to do.
Performing a job you were trained to do.
Upholding the oath you swore to do.
Most importantly doing what you loved to do..........Serving
and Protecting your community with Honor and Pride making a better and safer place for us all.
Corporal Solomon status.......Corporal Solomon status........
Corporal Solomon status..............Attention all Units..........
Georgia Ports Authority Police Department, Corporal William Solomon having served the citizens in the State of Georgia with HONOR, PRIDE and DISTINCTION is now
Rest in Peace my fallen Brother, YOU WILL NEVER BE FORGOTTEN!!!

Senior Master Investigator Cardell L. Dobbins #188 (Ret.)
Illinois Secretary of State Department of Police District 01, Region 01

November 19, 2015

Rest in peace Brother William.

Ofc. Timothy M. Furlong
Nahant, MA PD

November 19, 2015

Sincerest regards.
Rest in peace brother.

Sgt. Paul Schanno- Honor Guard Member
Minnesota Dept. of Corrections MCF-Stillwater

November 19, 2015

Rest in Peace my brother, your watch is over. I salute you.
My thoughts and prayers are with your family, friends, and all my brothers and sisters of the Georgia Ports Authority Police Department.


Officer B. Ruth Retired
Baltimore County Police Department

November 19, 2015

Rest in Peace Brother

Corporal B.P. SULLIVAN, (RET)
Royal Canadian Mounted Police

November 19, 2015

My condolences to Corporal Solomon's family and friends as well as his brothers and sisters with the Georgia Ports Authority Police Department, the Liberty County Sheriff's Office and the United States Army. Rest in Peace Brother. Thank you for your service.

Chief Deputy Steve Bennett
Iowa County Sheriff's Office

November 19, 2015

My sincere thoughts and prayers are with the family, friends and department of Corporal Solomon....
May od bless you all and give you comfort during this difficult time.

Corporal Solomon, thank you for your dedicated service to our country and to your community. Heros live forever!!

Gone But Will Never Be Forgotten... RIP

Gina Miller, Washington State Patrol
Surviving Fiance WSP Trooper Tony V. Radulescu EOW 2-23-2012

November 19, 2015

Rest in peace Corporal Solomon!
You will not be forgotten!

Willie Bell Hopewell VA!
Friend Of All Law Enforcement Officers!

November 19, 2015

Rest brother officer you earned it.

Officer Armando Silva
Hollywood Police Department, Fl

November 19, 2015

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