Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Sergeant Steve Albert Perez

Houston Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Sunday, August 27, 2017

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Reflections for Sergeant Steve Albert Perez

To the family of Sergeant Steve Perez, Chief of Police Art Acevedo and the Houston Police Department.
You are lifted up in thought and prayers. May God comfort, hold you close and give you His peace that surpasses all understanding now and always. Thank you for your service. John 15:13 / Matthew 5:9

Patrolman A.S. Batson
Cherry / O'Berry Police Department, NC

August 31, 2017

Rest in peace Sgt. Perez.

"Blue Lives matter"

Steve Van Slyke, retired K9 Handler
El Cajon Police Department

August 31, 2017

RIP, prayers for the family.

Sgt. Ron Cromer
Martin Co. Sheriff's Office

August 31, 2017

REST-IN-PEACE My Brother in Arms

Anrae Godley-Cooper
US Army Military Police

August 31, 2017

Praying for peace and comfort for you all today and in the days to come.

With deepest sympathy,

Rita Rocker, Deputy Executive Director
Georgia State Board of Pardons and Paroles

August 31, 2017

God rest his soul.

Sgt. Robert A. Henne
Jersey City PD/Retired

August 31, 2017

Rest in Peace Brother, what a storm you went into no doubt to help others. May your sacrifice never be forgotten.

Sgt. Rick Gunning
Moorestown PD NJ

August 31, 2017

I feel how weak and fruitless must be any word of mine which should attempt to beguile you from the grief of a loss so overwhelming. But I cannot refrain from tendering you the consolation that may be found in the thanks of the Republic they died to save. I pray that our Heavenly Father may assuage the anguish of your bereavement, and leave you only the cherished memory of the loved and lost, and the solemn pride that must be yours to have laid so costly a sacrifice upon the altar of freedom.

Yours, very sincerely and respectfully,

Abraham Lincoln

Sergeant E. Kemmer #142
Nevada Highway Patrol

August 31, 2017

May the good lord welcome you with open arms, for you have done your job well.

Chaplain Douglas J. Maykowski
Fraternal Order Of Police Lodge #187 Mt. Clemens Michigan.

August 30, 2017

May you rest in peace forever I and my family thank you for your service.

John Grauer
grateful citzen

August 30, 2017

Perez family and friends may God grant you all a speedy healing. Sgt.Perez words can not say enough about what kind of HERO you are. Now a days not many people even come close to having the work ethics that you showed on this tragic day. You put your life on the line trying to get to work multiple ways so you could help
others and for doing this you paid the Ultimate Sacrifice and for that we thank you. You loosing your life while attempting to go to work angers me because my state allows people to stand on corners and bag for food and money in fact we give them a license to do so. We should put these people on buses and send them your way and put them to work helping in any capacity that's needed. Then they may understand what a real problem is. I DOUBT IT but again i am so sorry that you lost your life in this tragic event. Take a seat above and watch over your family and friends. Your Brothers and Sisters in blue have the watch from here.

Res.Sgt. Rudy Jones
Cuyahoga Falls Police Dept,Ohio

August 30, 2017

"The Final Inspection"
The policeman stood and faced his God,
Which must always come to pass.
He hoped his shoes were shining.
Just as brightly as his brass.
"Step forward now, policeman.
How shall I deal with you?
Have you always turned the other cheek?
To My church have you been true?"
The policeman squared his shoulders and said, "No, Lord, I guess I ain't,
Because those of us who carry badges can't always be a saint.
I've had to work most Sundays,
and at times my talk was rough,
and sometimes I've been violent,
Because the streets are awfully tough.
But I never took a penny,
That wasn't mine to keep....
Though I worked a lot of overtime
When the bills got just too steep.
And I never passed a cry for help,
Though at times I shook with fear.
And sometimes, God forgive me,
I've wept unmanly tears.
I know I don't deserve a place
Among the people here.
They never wanted me around
Except to calm their fear.
If you've a place for me here,
Lord, It needn't be so grand.
I never expected or had too much,
But if you don't.....I'll understand.
There was silence all around the throne
Where the saints had often trod.
As the policeman waited quietly,
For the judgment of his God.
"Step forward now, policeman,
You've borne your burdens well.
Come walk a beat on Heaven's streets,
You've done your time in hell."
Author Unknown

Sergeant Chad Miner
Powell Police Department

August 30, 2017

On behalf of the entire Plainsboro Township NJ Police Department I extend my deepest sympathy to Sgt. Perez family, friends, and co-workers. Your brothers in blue from the PTPD are mourning this tragedy and pray for the Houston PD.

Sgt. Scott Seitz
Plainsboro Township NJ PD

August 30, 2017

A True Hero. May you Rest In Peace! Prayers for your Department, Family & Friends.

P.O.II Joy Brugman

August 30, 2017

Sgt. Perez,
May you rest in Heavenly Peace. May your family be forever watched over and blessed. May your friends and colleagues find comfort. Please watch over us from on high.
We will see you again dear Sir.
Thank you for your service. I will never forget your sacrifice or the sacrifice of your family.
Greater Love Hath No Man....
Prayers for all involved.

Surviving Daughter of Special Agent J. Robert Porter
Federal Bureau of Investigation
E.O.W. 8/9/79

August 30, 2017

Rest In Peace Officer Perez, THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE!

Miss Regina Pirolozzi

August 30, 2017

Faithful Unto Death | Eternal Rest | Salute!

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

August 30, 2017

My heart breaks for this tradgedy. God be with you family, fellow co-workers and friends.
In spite of this, I know you will continue to serve those devastated by Harvey

Jeannette Shields, Pres. WNY COPS
mother of PO Shields, Buffalo, NHY

August 30, 2017

God Bless you, Sgt. Perez and Godspeed. Safely in the arms of Jesus.

Lisa B.

August 30, 2017

RIP brother. Prayers for family and co-workers.

Lt.. Col (Retired) E.J Williams

August 30, 2017

Rest in Peace Sgt Perez. My thoughts are with you and your family. Thanks for all of your service and sacrifices.

Cpl Jesse Cook (Retired)
Georgia Department of Natural Resources - Law Enforcement Division

August 30, 2017

This is obviously an cop who's job was more important to him than probably anything else, other than his family. He could have retired by now but must of loved his job so much he had no desire to leave. I can relate having been a reserve copper for 30 years for no pay. Police work is something some of us are called to do and we do it proudly no matter what. I'm sure that Sergeant Steve Perez was one of the best "helpers" the people of Houston could have ever had. RIP Sarge. Unfortunately for this current world, there must have been a higher calling for someone as great as you. May your family have some relief from their grief knowing that if what I write is true, you will always be a hero in blue.

Lt. GJG (Retired - Reserve)
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Dept.

August 30, 2017


Stephen Bruet PPO II
NC Department of Public Safety

August 30, 2017

Rest in peace my brother. Thank you for laying it on the line all those years. We are truly blessed to have people like you in the world.

Sgt Matthew Roman
Nevada Department of Corrections

August 30, 2017



August 30, 2017

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