Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Trooper Richard Gerald Brown

Indiana State Police, Indiana

End of Watch Wednesday, September 27, 1967

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Reflections for Trooper Richard Gerald Brown

Rest in peace Trooper Brown.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

April 15, 2020

Thoughts for him and his family from overseas.

Principal inspector REMIENCE
LIÈGE POLICE BELGIUM

October 13, 2019

REST-IN-PEACE My Brother in Arms

Anrae Godley-Cooper
U.S. Army Military Police

July 15, 2018

Rest in peace.

Lt. Jim Russo

September 29, 2017

I drive to Indy from LADOGA and see his marker, say a prayer for him and bless his family, can feel his energy when I pass it, had to look this up, He really is a special soul, now I have a picture of him to bless band thank for all the good things he gave in life!

Debbie
unknown friend

June 12, 2015

I drove by the marker yesterday and looked up to see why it was placed there. Very sad indeed. This same type of accident recently happened in Oklahoma with a trooper as he was killed while investigating a wreck. Troopers are special people and hero's in every sense of the word. I am grateful there are people out there who are willing to sacrifice all to protect us. God Bless.

Mike Smith
Friend

May 30, 2015

He was my father. I remember the date of death very well. I was twelve years old. My oldest sister, Bonnie, was sixteen, my sister, Janet, was fourteen and my brother, Mark, was eight. We continue to miss my Dad 47 years later. He was a good and humorous man. He had many friends and people still stop me to talk about him today although many friend are now dead.

Lisa (Brown) Garoffolo
daughter

September 27, 2014

You were our neighbor and our friend, first and foremost. Your memory is always there, as is your smile. I remember that day far too well as do your family and friends. You are missed. Rest in peace.

Teresa Poynter Watson
Friend and neighbor

May 28, 2014

Fallen, Never Forgotten

Tom Garoffolo

May 14, 2014

To fully appreciate the heroes of the present, we must recognize our heroes of the past. Your heroism and service is honored today, the 46th anniversary year of your death.

Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered.

Rest In Peace.

Phyllis Lasater Loya
mom of fallen Pittsburg (CA) officer Larry Lasater

August 7, 2013

Rest in Peace, Trooper Brown. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169

March 13, 2013

Fallen, Never Forgotten.

As we prepare to honor all of our heroes in this morning's ceremony, know that your legacy of courage and giving has been carried forward as your children have grown to become responsible and caring adults.

911 Director
Boone County Sheriff's Office, IN

May 15, 2012

Your service and sacrifice are not forgotten Trooper.

Sgt. G. T. Martin
Collier Co. S.O. (FL)

June 4, 2010

Our Greatest Fear
Yet once again the Thin Blue Line is diminished,
an officer’s final tour of duty is finished.
"Officer down", it’s our greatest fear,
and once again, I hold back a tear.
They patrol in the state, city, county and town,
in uniforms colored white, green, blue and brown.
The shape of their badges may vary,
but it’s a symbol that they all, proudly carry.
They leave for work with a kiss goodbye,
but some don’t come home, no matter how hard they try.
To uphold the law is the job that they pick,
with such high aspirations, why must some die so quick?
They leave behind loved ones, family and friends,
after their lives have met tragic ends.
Some die in crashes, others hearts not too stout,
too many have been lost when gunshots ring out.
Our Heavenly Father has called them home,
no more these dark streets do they roam.
Through trial and error they have given their best,
please Lord, now grant them eternal rest.
Yet once again the Thin Blue Line is diminished,
an officer’s final tour of duty is finished.
" Officer down", it’s our greatest fear,
and once again I hold back a tear.



Master Trooper Dave “Stumpy” Miller


Indiana State Police Dist 13

December 19, 2005

Born just after you departed from us here on earth. I fight on for people like you!..You are a HERO!..never forgotten...

October 5, 2005

Rest in peace troop, we continue on. Watch over us.

Senior Trooper
Virginia State Police

September 27, 2003

Brother, may God bless you and your family. Your sacrifice will not be forgotten.

Special Agent
FBI, New York

August 30, 2003

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