Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Police Officer Jermaine Thomas Brown

Miami-Dade Police Department, Florida

End of Watch Wednesday, December 12, 2018

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Reflections for Police Officer Jermaine Thomas Brown

Rest in Peace Brother

Sgt. CCB (Ret)

December 13, 2018

Our thoughts and prayers are with your department, family, and friends. Please accept our sincere condolences during this difficult time.

Albany Police Academy Session 3
Albany Police Department, Albany NY

December 13, 2018

In Honor of your Sacrifice and for your family and friends, I salute you as a HERO!

"The Badge"

He starts his shift each day
To respond to calls unknown.
He drives a marked patrol car.
A police officer he is known.

He's paid by the citizens' taxes
To make it safe on the streets.
But he usually has a second job
'Cause a waitress has his salary beat.

Now he doesn't know a holiday
'Cause he works all year round.
And when Thanksgiving and Christmas finally arrive
At his home he cannot be found.

He's cursed and assaulted often,
The one whose blood runs blue.
He seldom ever gets a thanks,
To some he's just a fool.

His friends are always other cops
'Cause people just don't understand
That underneath his badge and gun,
He's just another man.

He knows there might not be a tomorrow
In this world of drugs and crime.
And he gets so mad at the court system
'Cause the crooks don't get any time.

And each day when he leaves for work,
He prays to God above.
Please bring me home after my shift
So I can see the ones I love.

But tonight he stops a speeding car,
He's alone down this ole' highway.
It's just a little traffic infraction.
He does it everyday.

Well, he walks up to the driver's window,
And his badge is shining bright.
He asked the guy for a driver's license,
When a shot rang through the night.

Yes, the bullet hit its mark,
Striking the officer in the chest.
But the Department's budget didn't buy
Each officer a bullet-proof vest.

So he lay on the ground bleeding.
His blood wasn't blue - His blood was red.
And briefly he thought of his loved ones
'Cause in a moment the officer was dead.

In the news they told the story
Of how this officer had died.
And some who listened cared less,
But those who loved him cried.

Well, they buried him in uniform
With his badge pinned on his chest.
He even had his revolver,
He died doing his best.

Written By:
David L. Bell

Richland County Sheriff's Department
Columbia, South Carolina
Used with Special Permission of the Author
Copyright © 1993 - All Rights Reserved
and may not be duplicated without permission

Investigator David L Bell (Retired)
Richland County Sheriff's Dept., Columbia, SC

December 13, 2018



December 13, 2018

Final Salute Officer Brown. Thank you for your service. You are a Hero. Rest peacefully in the presence of God. We are praying for the family and fellow officers.

Former Patrol Sergeant
Johnny Allison
Wylie TX Police Dept

December 13, 2018

R.I.P Officer Jermaine Brown


December 13, 2018


God of Mercy, we come boldly and humbly before Your throne in sincere faithful and fervent prayer. You are the Light, the Love, and the Life. We pray for the family and colleagues of Police Officer Jermaine Brown, of the Miami-Dade, Florida Police Department, who fell, as a result of an ATV collision, in the Line-of-Duty on Wednesday, December 12, 2018. We thank Police Officer Jermaine Brown for his service to his community, county, state and his country, the United States of America. He is a "True Blue Hero”. Bless the lives of his family so that they might find healing. Help the Miami-Dade Police Department comfort and support his family in their time of grief. Even though his death may have been senseless, make something good come out of this incident so that the Miami-Dade Police Department and the County of Miami-Dade, in which Police Officer Jermaine Brown served, might be stronger because of his life and death. We pray all these things, in Jesus’ mighty and holy name. Amen.

Rest in Peace our Hero-in-Blue. We will take it from here! God speed my Brother-in-Blue! And for the family, friends, and the Miami-Dade Police Department, in which Police Officer Jermaine Brown served, please find comfort in these words from Jesus Christ, “Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.” [Matthew 5:4]. For the Lord Jesus proclaimed, “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called sons [children] of God" [Matthew 5:9] and "Greater love has no one than this that someone lay down his life for his friends" [John 15:13]. For the Lord Jesus also promised, “… Truly, I say to you, today you will be with me in Paradise!” [Luke 23:43].

Rev. Dr. Steven R. Closs, D. Div.
Licensed & Ordained Independent Christian Minister
The Peacemakers Prayer Ministry
Merrimack, NH 03054
Chartered by the National Association of Christian Ministers

Chaplain Steven R. Closs, D. Div.
Nashua / Merrimack NH Police Departments

December 13, 2018

Rest in Peace Brother Jermaine, you are a true American Hero and will never be forgotten for your service and courage.

Son of G. Truman Wortham EOW 07/15/73

Assistant Chief Carl Wortham (retired)
Sand Springs OK PD

December 13, 2018

Rest In Peace Brother.

Corporal Joshua Welch
Coushatta Tribal Police Department

December 13, 2018

May God bless the soul and Family of our Fallen Hero. Please remember, (To be Absent of the Body, Is to Be Present with the Lord.

Correctional Nurse
Proud Supporter

December 13, 2018

Rest in Leace Officer Brown. Thank you for your service. You will not be forgotten.

Victor Megaro
Chgo Fire Dept (Ret)

December 13, 2018

God speed.....

Police Officer Suzy Regan (retired)
LAPD-Modesto PD

December 13, 2018

Requiescat in Pacem

Police Officer Mike O'Connor
Branford CT PD

December 13, 2018

Rest in Peace Officer Brown. Thank you for your service. My thoughts and Prayers go out to your family, coworkers and friends.

Lieutenant Robert T. Mote (ret)
Buena Park, CA Police Department

December 13, 2018

Thank you for your service Officer Jermaine Brown. Praying for God’s comfort for his family and LEO family.

Officer Carlos Hunt
Alachua Police Department

December 13, 2018

Rest in Peace Brother

Diana C Dixon Lyons

December 13, 2018

may HIS light shine perpetual upon his face

Chief (retired) Jim Allen
Mobile County Alabama Child Support Enforcement

December 13, 2018

Rest easy Brother. Prayers and condolences for family, friends and coworkers.

Career Officer (Ret.) Victor Agosto
Chesterfield County Police (Va.)

December 13, 2018

Thank you for your service.

Dmytro Goloborodko

December 13, 2018

I am sad to learn of the passing of a brother and hero in Police Officer Jermaine Brown. I know our Heavenly Father has welcomed him home into his loving arms where he will now patrol the Golden Streets of Heaven. May the Lord deliver blessings, comfort and peace to his family, friends and peers.

T W Martinez, Retired and FOP member
State of New Mexico/JJS

December 13, 2018

Thank you for your service, brother. RIP

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

December 13, 2018

The Abilene Police Department wishes to convey our heartfelt condolences to the family, friends, and coworkers of Officer Jermaine Brown. His service to community is a reminder of selfless love & care towards Divinity's creation, for which we are immensely grateful.

Beth Reeves, Chaplain
Abilene Police Department

December 13, 2018

Rest in Glory sir. May the Lord Jesus Christ comfort your family. In this time of grief.

Ofc. Dexter McKelvin
Franklin Township police department Somerset N.J

December 13, 2018

Rest in Glory sir. May the Lord Jesus Christ comfort your family.

Ofc. Dexter McKelvin
Franklin Township police department Somerset N.J

December 13, 2018

Rest in peace my friend

Rey acosta
Former telecommunications installer (radio shop)

December 13, 2018

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