Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Police Officer Robert McKeithen

Biloxi Police Department, Mississippi

End of Watch Sunday, May 5, 2019

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Reflections for Police Officer Robert McKeithen

R.I.P. BROTHER McKeithen!!!

Nebraska Police Officer

May 19, 2019

Rest in Peace Brother.

Joseph Hart-Bowley

May 18, 2019

May this Officer’s sacrifice Never Be Forgotten and soul Rest in eternal peace. Amen!

Officer Christopher Spylios
City of Kingston Police Department Kingston, New York

May 15, 2019

On behalf of the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office Honor Guard, we send our deepest sympathies and condolences. R.I.P. Officer McKeithen, may God bless you and keep you my brother. May God comfort your family, friends and all our brothers and sisters with the Biloxi Police Department. May God wrap you in his loving arms and grant your family and friends strength, comfort and peace during this difficult time. We will keep you all in our thoughts and prayers my brother, and please know that you and your service will never be forgotten. Fidelis Ad Mortem my brother as we remain Standing Tall For Those Who Have Fallen. We have the watch from here !!

Corporal James Barth
Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office Honor Guard, Tampa, Fla.

May 15, 2019

My thoughts and prayers go back home to family and friends of the South MS community dealing with the grief of losing such a positive asset to the Coast’s law enforcement community. Rest easy Sir! We’ll take it from here.

Airman Austin Norris
USAF Security Forces

May 14, 2019

Today, I will not answer the radio call that you boyfriend has come home drunk and is beating you again. Today I will not answer the radio call that your 16 year old daughter, who is very responsible, is four hours late coming home from school. Today I will not answer the radio call that your store has been robbed or your house has been burglarized. Today I will not stop a drunk driver from killing someone. I will not catch a rapist or a murder or a car theft. Today I will not answer the radio call that a man has a gun or tried to abduct a child or that someone has been stabbed or has been in a terrible accident. Today I will not save your child that you locked in the car or the child you were to busy to watch who went outside and fell into swimming pool, but that I revived. No, today I will not do that. Why? Because Today I was killed be a drunk driver while I was helping push a disabled car off the highway. Today I was was shot and killed during a routine traffic stop to simply tell someone that they has taillight out. TodayI was killed in traffic accident rushing to help a citizen. Today I was shot and killed serving a warrant on a know drug dealer. Today I was killed be a man when I came by to do a welfare check because his family was to busy. Today I was killed trying to stop a bank robbery or a grocery store robbery. Today I was killed doing my job.

A chaplain and a officer will go to a house and tell a mom and dad or a wife or husband or mother or father won’t be coming home today. The flags at many police stations were flown at half-mast but most people won’t know why. There will be a funeral and my fellow officers will come, a twenty-one-gun salute will be given, and taps will be played as I am laid to rest my name will be put on a plaque , on a wall , in a building, in a city somewhere. A folded flag will be placed on a mantel or a bookcase in a home somewhere and a family will morn.

There will be no cries for justices. There will be no riots in the streets. There will be no officers marching , screaming “no justice, no peace.” No citizens will scream that something must be done. No windows will be smashed, no cars burned , no stones thrown,no names called. Only someone crying themselves to sleep tonight will be the only sign that I was cared about.
I was a police officer

Kaitlyn Lengel

May 13, 2019

Officer McKeithen, you are now in a place where there are no more tears, no more pain, no more suffering, a reward for your long and dedicated service that others may live in safety. May our good Lord immerse you and your loved ones in His Divine Mercy. Rest in peace, good and faithful servant.

Jess Espinosa
Civilian

May 13, 2019

The men & women of the Abilene Police Department extend prayer to the family & coworkers of Police Officer Robert McKeithen. The long rendered service provided by Officer McKeithen is deeply appreciated and we mourn that a good life has ended.

Beth Reeves, Chaplain
Abilene Police Department

May 13, 2019

Officer McKeithen,

May you rest in the arms of God and may God be with your family. Thank you for your service and sacrifice.

Det. Russ Cain
Pittsburgh PD

May 12, 2019

The entire family , to include BPD, is in my thoughts and prayers. We grieve, but we will continue the watch.

Cpl Maria Stevenson
Durham PD (NC) formerly HCSO (MS)

May 11, 2019

God bless this hero, and please watch over his family.

Dennis M Rohan, (Retired)
Suffolk County, NY Police Department

May 10, 2019

Rest In Peace Brother.

Det.Andreoli
NYPD-Retired

May 10, 2019

Godspeed brother and thank you.

Investigator (retired) Kris Nelsen
Bishop, Ca. Police Department

May 10, 2019

RIP Sir you have served your community well

Retired Patrol Cpl. Thomas Lanning
Carroll county sheriff's office Ga

May 9, 2019

Rest in peace my brother in blue. Prayers for your family are being said all over the country. You will be remembered as a family man, a good cop.

Officer Luggelle #2993
Cuyahoga Falls Police Department Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio

May 9, 2019

To the family of Police Officer Robert McKeithen, friends and the Biloxi Police Department, Mississippi.
You are lifted up in heart, thought and prayers. May God comfort, hold you close and give you His peace that surpasses all understanding to keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus now and always. Thank you for your service.
"For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believes in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; but that the world through him might be saved." John 3:16 & 17
"Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called the children of God." Matthew 5:9

Patrolman A.S. Batson
Cherry / O' Berry police department Goldsboro, NC

May 9, 2019

Thank You Father in Heaven for the life of this servant. May he be resting now in Your Arms.

Kay H Turner
Retired LEO

May 9, 2019

"Carved on these walls is the story of America, of a continuing quest to preserve both democracy and decency, and to protect a national treasure that we call the American dream."
President George H.W. Bush
Rest in peace brother, God Speed.

Sgt. C.M. Grubbs
Harrisonburg Police Department(Va.)

May 9, 2019

Rest in peace Officer McKeithen. Deepest condolences to your family and colleagues.

Patrol Officer Kevin Jefferson
Jackson Police Department - Mississippi

May 8, 2019

Thank you for your service sir GOD BLESS.

Mrs.C Singleton /Concern Citizen

May 8, 2019

Rest In Peace brother ! We have the watch from here. May god bless your family and friends.

Lt. A. Orozco
ADOT/ECD

May 8, 2019

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

Douglas Maykowski
Fraternal Order Of Police Central Macomb Lodge #187 Macomb County Mich

May 8, 2019

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

May 8, 2019

How incredibly tragic. Prayers being sent up for your families, at home and at work. Rest in Peace Brother

Officer Sandra Rapey
Lindenhurst Police Dept - Illinois

May 8, 2019

A real "Hero" taken.
You helped make this world a safer place to live.
May God grant you eternal peace.
Prayers to your loved ones and to your department.

Det. Billy Russo (Ret.)
Nassau County PD, NY

May 8, 2019

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