Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Police Officer James J. Brown

Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Tuesday, October 1, 1963

Leave a Reflection

Reflections for Police Officer James J. Brown

Officer Brown,
On today, the 54th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice-not just for your Community but for our Country as well when you served with the U.S. Army. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

October 1, 2017

"Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God."
Matthew 5:9

Marshal Chris Di Gerolamo
Federal Air Marshal Service

August 15, 2017

Officer Brown, you are one of the reasons the term "hero" exists. Your service to this nation aside (though recognized), you were off duty and outside your jurisdiction and yet you tried to do the right thing. The scum who murdered you got away with it, so far as this posting shows, but we can only hope and pray that he faced true justice in this world, or the next.

Thank you for your service to a great city, and to a great nation. God Bless and may your eternal rest be ever peaceful, Brother.

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

August 15, 2017

Want even more control of your Reflection? Create a free ODMP account now for these benefits:

  • Quick access to your heroes
  • Reflections published quicker
  • Save a Reflection signature
  • View, edit or delete any Reflection you've left in the past

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now.