Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Police Officer Natasha Maria Hunter

New Orleans Police Department, Louisiana

End of Watch Tuesday, June 7, 2016

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Reflections for Police Officer Natasha Maria Hunter


LT. Matt Farruggia
Alameda County Sheriff's Office

June 10, 2016

Thank you so much for your service, and your sacrifice. God bless your family. Rest in peace.

Patrol Officer Tramayne Young
Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department

June 10, 2016

Rest in peace, Officer Hunter. You deserve your divine reward.

May God comfort your family, friends, and fellow officers at this difficult time. May He place His loving arms around your beautiful daughter.

God bless and protect the Thin Blue Line that protects us all.

Private Citizen Kathryn Felts
Mother of & Family Member of Law Enforcement

June 10, 2016

Natasha, I never met you I this life. but Incan tell you must have been an awesome officer and all around great human being. I am a former MP so I have been in your shoes. I pray for your little daughter and your entire family. I know that God will make the one responsible answer for this. I pray that the max punishment that can be given on earth is given.

Josh Holcomb Former MP

June 10, 2016

"The Thin Blue Line"

There is a line
the color of the sky
on a clear afternoon

There is a line
the hue of the ocean
on a bright sunny day

There is a line
the purest shade of a newborn's eyes
awakening for the first time

There is a line
that protects us from harm
in all we do
whether day or night

There is a line
no one can penetrate
no one can alleviate

There is a line
made of those who choose
to follow a calling many do not hear
and still more do not comprehend

They choose to walk
the path of fear, hate, and mistrust
taken by so few
but marked by so many

And when one leaves this line
they leave a legacy
but the line does not break
for the remaining must still protect

There may be emptiness
a loss, or sadness
but never a hole
not in this line

This line that holds
the ghosts of the souls who have gone
and the souls of the ghosts who will be
The Thin Blue Line

Kimberly A. Erb

Lieutenant Craig Gripentrog
Williamson County Sheriff's Office

June 10, 2016

A Prayer for Police Officer Natasha Hunter:

Lord God, you are always faithful and quick to show mercy. Our Sister-in-Blue, Police Officer Natasha Hunter, of the New Orleans, Louisiana Police Department was taken from us suddenly and violently in the Line-of-Duty. Come swiftly to her aid, have mercy on her, and comfort her family, friends, and colleagues by the power and protection of the Cross. Heavenly Father, as we mourn the death of our Sister-in-Blue, Police Officer Natasha Hunter, show us the immense power of your goodness and strengthen our belief that she has entered into Your presence. We ask this through Christ our Lord. Amen.

Heavenly Father, we ask that you grant us a deeper appreciation for the efforts of all law enforcement officers and officials in our communities, states, and nationwide. For their dedication to our security, order and peace, we give You thanks. May they be encouraged in their work which benefits us ALL. Help us to grow that spirit of community that will make their job both easy and fulfilling. And now may our fellowship together and Your blessing upon them bring a renewed sense of partnership and joy for all of us. In Jesus’ name we pray. Amen.

“Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called children of God.” [Matthew 5:9 ESV]

“Greater love has no one than this that someone lay down his life for his friends.” [John 15:13 ESV]

Pastor/Chaplain Steven R. Closs, BSBS, LOCM, MNACM
Merrimack Police Department
Merrimack, NH 03054

Captain Steven R. Closs (Retired)
Nashua NH Police Department

June 10, 2016

Thank you for your service.
You put yourself in harms way for the service of the community. Your family can always be proud that you made a difference in the lives of others.

Lieutenant Gary Campbell
Pigeon Forge Police, Tennessee

June 10, 2016



June 9, 2016

Officer Hunter my sincere condolences to your family and to your department. Godspeed as you now patrol the streets of gold. Your sacrifice for your fellow officers will not be forgotten.


June 9, 2016

Rest In Peace Sister

Steve Yancey
Forest Hill Police Department, TX

June 9, 2016

Sister in Blue. You served this Great Nation with Honor, Courage, and Valor. May your Brave Soul rest in peace for eternity!

Deputy Constable Jose Flores
Fort Bend County Constable, Pct 4

June 9, 2016

So saddened to hear the news.

May you rest in peace after having served those around you. My thoughts are with you, your family, fellow officers and friends.

Reserve Police Officer G. Krystof
Los Angeles Police Department

June 9, 2016

My condolences to the family, friends, and fellow brothers and sisters in blue over the loss of this warrior. May keep them wrapped in his everlasting arms of peace. Rest on Officer Natasha Hunter, gone but not forgotten...A another Warrior 10-7(out-of-service) for the remainder, Thanks you for your service Ofc. Hunter . God bless the soul of this peacemaker.....

Lieutenant Cedric A Smith
Mississippi Department of Corrections-Institutions

June 9, 2016

A police officer should be remembered not by how she died, but how she lived! A great woman has gone to secure a safe path for the rest of us to follow. Thank you to you, your family and the New Orleans Police Department. Our country is much less safe without you. Rest in Peace Sister!


June 9, 2016

This is such a sad moment. Natasha is so young and beautiful and to be taken away from her loved ones is just a complete tragedy. Prayers to your family and department as the navigate through the healing process.

Karen Haynes Deputy Sheriff III
Fresno County Sheriff's Office

June 9, 2016

Sincerest regards.
God bless.
Rest in peace sister.

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

June 9, 2016

Thank you for your service and dedication. gone way too soon, but you will never be forgotten. Rest in peace sister.

Cpl. M. Davis #2614
Prince George's County Police

June 9, 2016

RIP sister thank you for your service, may the lord watch over your family and friend may he guide you home with him.

Lieutenant (Ret) Robert Denault
Department of Defense Police

June 9, 2016


Ret TFC Theresa Medcalf
Ga State Patrol

June 9, 2016

Praying for both families both Blood and Blue


June 9, 2016

Thoughts and Prayers for her family, fellow officers, and friends. My our Sister Rest in Peace!

David Goad Sheriff Retired
Cumberland Police Department

June 9, 2016

Dear Natasha thank you for your 11 years of service to the department and to the state and your country it was time well spent and it will never be forgotten rest in peace

Leuitenant Marcus Knight
Arizona state police

June 9, 2016

Thank you for your service. Praying for your Family & Dept.

Detective Monica Veney
Baltimore City Police Deptpartment

June 9, 2016

Her smile tells the story. She enjoyed her job and those she served.

Former Peace Officer Anthijuan Beeks

June 9, 2016

Rest in peace Sister.

Lt. A. Hoopes
Spotsylvania Sheriff's Office Va.

June 9, 2016

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