Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Police Officer Donald Olson Kimbrough

Detroit Police Department, Michigan

End of Watch Thursday, December 7, 2017

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Reflections for Police Officer Donald Olson Kimbrough

Rest In Peace brother.

Det. First Grade
NYPD retired

December 25, 2017

Rest In Peace Brother

Sgt Greg Kouba, CID
Victoria County Sheriff’s Office, Victoria, Texas

December 25, 2017

My heart is broken when I hear or read of a Police Officer or K9’s EOW. For this officer to suffer this long with no justice for ones who inflicted this pain for so lone, is an injustice in it’s self.

May God give him grace and he patrols streets of gold with no more pain on his watch for our Load and Savior, Jesus Christ.

Mayor David C. Butler II, Town of Woodwo
Woodworth Police Department

December 24, 2017

How unfortunate that the suspects were never caught. This officer's family needs closure. I will pray that a miracle happens. DONALD O. KIMBROUGH will not be forgotten...

Sgt Pamela Garland
Evergreen Police Department

December 23, 2017

Rest In Peace Officer

Criminal Investigator Greg Kouba
Victoria County Sheriff’s Office, Victoria, Texas

December 23, 2017

May God escort you though the Gates of Heaven, you have done your time in Hell. God speed Kim. We have it from here.

Retired Deputy Carol Lee Folsom
Ramsey County Sheriff Department

December 23, 2017

Sir, 45 years is WAY TOO long to endure the pain and agony you did. I pray who ever did this to you, is caught and brought to immediate Justice! Doesn't matter if it is one day after the incident or eternity. Thank you for your service, commitment and sacrifice.

Josh Holcomb
Former US Army MP

December 22, 2017

God Speed, Brother.

Sergeant Kevin Murphy
Union PD, NJ

December 22, 2017

On behalf of the Klamath County Sheriff's Office in Klamath Falls Oregon, we send our sincerest sympathy in the recent loss of your Officer, Donald O. Kimbrough from injuries sustained in the line of duty. It is always a huge loss when a fellow Officer makes the ultimate sacrifice. His bravery and courage to protect your community has not gone unnoticed. Also we send our thanks for Officer Kimbrough service for serving our country as a United States Air Force Veteran.

Please send our thoughts and prayers to his son.

Sheriff Chris Kaber
KLamath County Sheriff's Klamath Falls, Oregon

December 22, 2017

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE, REST IN PEACE.

N.J. TROOPER (RETIRED)
NEW JERSEY STATE POLICE

December 22, 2017

Rest in peace brother. Thank you for your service and dedication.

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

December 22, 2017

My condolences to the family and friends of Police Officer Donald Kimbrough. May you find comfort in knowing that your dear one is safe in the memory of God, who will remember every detail about him and bring him back again (John 5:28,29). Once again, my condolences.

Cpl. William Stanback (Retired)
Pennsylvania State Police

December 22, 2017

Thank you for your service.

Sergeant Brian J. Wills II
Oswego County Sheriff's Office

December 22, 2017

REST-IN-PEACE My Brother in Arms

Anrae Godley-Cooper
US Army Military Police

December 22, 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

December 21, 2017

Our thoughts and prayers are with your family, friends and co-workers during this difficult time. Your service and ultimate sacrifice will never be forgotten.

Thomas H. Kelly Jr., ASAC
Federal Air Marshal Service

December 21, 2017

Thank you for your service. May God welcome you with open arms. My respect Sir.

Sgt. David Osborne
Tennessee Highway Patrol

December 21, 2017

Rest in peace brother.

Investigator Stephen Trejo
Donna I.S.D., Tx Police Department

December 21, 2017

Avenue of Fallen
Standing at attention in their class “A“uniforms, badges gleaming and shoes like glass, are your brothers and sisters of Law Enforcement All of whom have previously paid the ultimate price. Today, like many others, they welcome you to this wonderful place.
As you march down the Avenue of the Fallen, all eyes focus on you as if to say “it’s OK, you’re with your eternal partners.”
A salute is followed and a tear can be seen on so many faces.
Welcome, you served well.
Now come join us in the ranks, another is coming home.
Officer Jim Weaver (#11452), Los Angeles Police Department retired
12-25-2010

Officer Jim Weaver (Retired)
Los Angeles Police Department

December 21, 2017

To the family of Police Officer Donald O. Kimbrough, friends, Chief of Police James E. Craig and the Detroit 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 15:12-13 / Matthew 5:9

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

December 21, 2017

On behalf of the Westerville, Ohio Division of Police, our thoughts and prayers are with the immediate family of Police Officer Donald O. Kimbrough and the extended law enforcement family of the Detroit Police Department, Michigan

End of Watch Thursday, December 7, 2017.

Rest in Peace brother and watch over us. We will protect and serve from here on in your memory.

I fight not for glory or fame, for they are momentary. I fight for those who can't. I fight for Justice. I fight for the oppressed and the down trodden. And if I should lose my life for these just causes, then I have no regrets, For I serve to protect the innocent. It matters not where or when, for evil knows no boundaries. Be it fire, flood, or the threat of tyranny, I will not flee. Justice is my weapon. Faith is my shield. Hope is my armor. Cry not at my passing, for it was my Honor to fight for you. Shed not tears of sorrow, But tears of joy, for now, I stand with God.

By Jon F. Hooper

"Greater love hath no man than this; that a man lay down his life for his friends."

Chief Joe Morbitzer
Westerville, Ohio Division of Police

December 21, 2017

Rest in peace Brother Donald.

Ofc. Timothy M. Furlong
Nahant Police Department
Nahant, MA

December 21, 2017

God Bless You, Your Family, & Friends. Thank you for your unselfish service.

James P Waggle, Jr.
Civilian

December 21, 2017

Officer Kimbrough, you served much, you suffered much. Your reward will be great in heaven, where every tear will be wiped from your face and there will be no more pain, only heavenly bliss and the presence of our Lord who loves you. May He immerse you and your loved ones in His Divine Mercy.

Jess Espinosa
Civilian

December 21, 2017

Rest, brother.

PFC Steve Headley
Mishawaka, IN police

December 21, 2017

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