Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Detective Miosotis P. Familia

New York City Police Department, New York

End of Watch Wednesday, July 5, 2017

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Reflections for Detective Miosotis P. Familia

May She Rest in Peace NOBLE DAUGHTER OF NYC !!!!!! we are a COLORLESS Brother/Sisterhood !!!!!


July 8, 2017

For Officer Miosotis Familia:

The law-officer on-the-beat or on-patrol is the primary protector of the public at-large. For one to take the life of a law-officer, pointedly based on hate and resentment - especially execution-style - has consummated the act of a wretched coward. Whatever such thoughts that have made this person an accomplished cop-killer has surely rendered him fit for occupying a place-of-their-own in the pit's of hell - forever.
We regret that Miosotis would meet such a fate, and pray for her family, friends, co-workers and all who care about her.
We proudly render Offficer Misosotis Familia, a solder-of-the-law, a final salute.

Cpl. Ralph D. Fiorenza, (Ret.)
Pennsylvania State Police

July 8, 2017

Though, I'm sure you served with pride, honor, and duty, now it your time to rest. May God bless your family, friends, and coworkers and hopefully they, in time will find peace amidst this tragedy. Thank you for your service.

Former ADOC COI and EOW survivor
Former ADOC Officer

July 8, 2017

Condolences to our New York family from Tennessee...

Commissioner David W. Purkey
Tennessee Department of Safety & Homeland Security

July 8, 2017

My Sister rest in peace

Po Charles Edwards

July 8, 2017

Officer Familia this is so sad. I am praying for you and your family

Josh Holcomb

July 7, 2017

At a moment like this, silence seems to be the only expression that fits. What can we, as mere men, say to a grieving and shattered heart? We speak today because we have a living hope. Death is no respecter of persons. Death is no respecter of youth. Death is a painful intruder and a pernicious reminder of our human condition. But I stand before you today to declare that we have a living hope and that causes us to rejoice greatly. You see, our hope today is found in the fact that Jesus is no longer entombed. He lives. And because He lives, Officer Familia lives. Because He lives, the grieving broken heart has hope, and reason to rejoice. Rest in peace sister. Now walk the beat in Paradise.

CSU/Det. D. Cruz
Martin County Sheriff's Office (FL)

July 7, 2017

Godspeed and peace and prayers with Ofc Familia family! In God we trust.

Police Communications Officer Joyce Chai
Bossier Police Dept

July 7, 2017

Our prayers go out to Officer Familia's family & the department.

@PrayingPoliceWives Mrs Harrison
Praying Police Wives Charity

July 7, 2017

I have altered the following quote from Raymond Chandler to be fitting:

Down these mean streets a woman must go who is not herself mean, who is neither tarnished nor afraid. She is the hero; she is everything. She must be a complete woman and a common woman and yet an unusual woman. She must be, to use a rather weathered phrase, a woman of honor—by instinct, by inevitability, without thought of it, and certainly without saying it. She must be the best woman in his world and a good enough woman for any world.


SS/A Peter Mador
Maine Drug Enforcement

July 7, 2017



July 7, 2017

Thoughts and prayers are being lifted up for you and the NYPD family. May God watch over your family, and lift up your spirits unto Heaven with open arms. I hate that this happened, and pray that your life can be remembered and celebrated often. Gods in control.. Jeremiah 29:11

Officer Rey Jean-Jumeau
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department

July 7, 2017

Praying for the family of Ofc. Miosotis Familia, and her family at the NYPD 46th pct. Grace, peace and comfort for all affected.

Chaplain Richard Wollard
Nationwide Chaplain Services

July 7, 2017

My heart bleeds for the loss of one who was loved, one who was a protector, and one who was and still is an inspiration to many. May God open his kingdom to an honored one coming home. Prayers for the family.

J. Bennett 311
Alachua P.D.

July 7, 2017

I see this all too often. Being on duty for 4 officer down calls in the last year here at Detroit PD has been horrible. And I couldn't make it through the first two minutes of the recording of this radio call. My heart goes out to NYPD and the family. Rest easy, we got it from here.

PO Edward Pawlowski

July 7, 2017

Officer Familia thank you for your service. Perhaps now politicians will stop chastising law enforcement officers as a PR move! May God comfort your family and co-workers. Rest in Peace with the Lord!

Sergeant Brian Church
Cattaraugus Co. NY Sheriff's Depart.

July 7, 2017

RIP Sister

Sgt Jackie Robertson
Lewisburg Tennessee

July 7, 2017

My deepest condolences to the three children, and too the brothers and sisters of Officer Miosotis Familia in the New York City Police Department. Her soul will forever rest in Heaven.

First Sergeant Tom Webb (Retired)
New York State Police

July 6, 2017

You are and will Forever be a True Hero. Rest easy Sister, we your brothers and sisters of The Thin Blue Line will take the watch from here. May GOD Bless and comfort your family and friends. Thank You for your service and courage. RIP!!!!!

Patrol Richard Tostenson
Newnan PD

July 6, 2017

Familia family and friends may God grant you all a speedy healing. Officer Familia Thank you for your service to your community and your department. I am sorry that there are cowards out there like this that have no feelings for another and taking a life means nothing to them. Take your seat in Heaven and take watch over your family and friends. Your Brothers and Sisters in Blue will take the watch from here.

Res.Sgt Rudy Jones
Cuyahoga Falls Police Dept,Ohio

July 6, 2017

Although many miles away, your loss is felt throughout the law enforcement community.

A hero taken far too soon, in a senseless way.

God bless your family, grant you eternal peace, and watch over those left to keep the watch.

Officer Mekensie Maxwell
OJJ-Probation and Parole (Louisiana)

July 6, 2017

RIP my sister in Blue

Detective Monica Veney
Baltimore City Police Department

July 6, 2017

My deepest heartfelt wishes for the loss of Miosotis Familia, her loved ones and her brothers and sisters in law enforcement. Thank you for your service. We keep you close in our hearts always!

Karen, Former Dispatcher

July 6, 2017

Godspeed, Miosotis. We have the watch from here.


July 6, 2017

Thoughts are with your family and the department. Rest In Peace. Your sacrifice will never be forgotten.

Sergeant Travis Pobuda
Maple Grove Police Department - Maple Grove, Minnesota

July 6, 2017

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