Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Trooper Jerry Louis Smith, Jr.

Nebraska State Patrol, Nebraska

End of Watch Thursday, June 20, 2019

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Reflections for Trooper Jerry Louis Smith, Jr.

Blessed the family

Former corrections officer Jeryl Lee
Prison institution

June 21, 2019

Bless the family

Correction officer Jeryl Lee
Prison institution

June 21, 2019

“To live in the hearts we leave behind is to live forever.” (By Carl Sagan)
Praying for comfort for the family of Trooper Smith.

Surviving spouse of LAPD Officer Roger Warren, Jr. (eow 5/8/67)

June 21, 2019

Rest easy Brother, Thank you for your service. May your sacrifice and memory never fade.

Jerry Matalone #8046 (Retired)
Des Moines Iowa Police Department

June 21, 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

June 21, 2019

God Bless you Trooper Jerry Smith, ❤️may you rest in Peace knowing you made Nebraska a safer place for people to live, and thank you for your service in the United States Army. We are all thankful to you for your service, your devotion and your sacrifices and we are so saddened by this terrible news, you will never be forgotten! Our thoughts and Prayers go out to your family, and all of your sisters and brothers in Blue that protect us. God bless you all!! (Matthew 5:9)

Kelly & Eddie King

June 21, 2019

RIP Thank you for your service and sacrifice. Continued prayers to your families both blood and blue

Beth Blake

June 21, 2019

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

James P Waggle

June 21, 2019

RIP Trooper Smith. Sincere condolences to his family and fellow colleagues for their tragic loss. Salute and Respect

Constable Tessa Le Roux
South African Police Service

June 21, 2019

Final Salute Trooper Smith. 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

June 21, 2019

RIP. One of our nation's heroes and America's muscle of bravery will never be forgotten. God speed sir. I live in Wisconsin and my flag flys at half mass for all the fallen heroes. The then blue line on my vehicle's will be in your honor and all of the other heroes.

Adrian A Fischer

June 21, 2019

Rest in peace Trooper. Thank you for your service. God's speed sir.

Lieutenant John C. Moore
Wisconsin State Conservation Warden

June 21, 2019

Thank you for your service.

Dmytro Goloborodko

June 21, 2019

Rest in peace Brother Jerry, 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

June 21, 2019

RIP, Trooper Smith. Praying for you and your loved ones.

Officer C Curione
Rochester Police Department, NY

June 21, 2019

On behalf of POINT 27, we would like to offer condolences for Trooper Jerry L. Smith. Please know we are eternally grateful for Jerry’s service and his ultimate sacrifice.

To honor Trooper Smith, POINT 27 sent 27 Thin Blue Line Dog Tag Necklaces, engraved with “Blessed are the Peacemakers for they will be called children of God” Matthew 5:9, to the Nebraska State Patrol for Jerry’s partner and fellow officers. POINT 27 sent Folded Flag Necklaces engraved with “Greater Love has no one than this; than to lay down one’s life for one’s friend” John 15:13 for Trooper Smith’s family.

POINT 27 is a Non-Profit organization with a mission to strengthen and encourage members of the Armed Forces, First Responders, and their families, by sharing scripture on Dog Tags and Jewelry called Shields of Strength.

We will never forget and we are forever grateful.


Colonel David Dodd,
United States Army Retired

Jerry M. Rhodes
Detective, Dallas Police Department-Reserve Division
Law Enforcement Outreach
[email protected]

Detective Jerry M. Rhodes (Retired)
Dallas Police Department
POINT 27- a Law Enforcement Liaison

June 21, 2019

Thoughts and prayers are with Jerry's family (blood and blue). Jerry was a great guy and will be missed. Rest in Peace # 373

Sergeant Mark Bliss
Scotts Bluff County Sheriff's Office

June 21, 2019

Thank you Trooper Smith for your hard work and dedication and for paying the ultimate sacrifice for the fine folks in the great state of Nebraska. You are a true American HERO. My thoughts and prayers are with your family, friends and co-workers. May you forever rest in peace, my brother.


Sergeant Mitchell G. Cheselka (Retired)
Orange County Sheriff, California
Polk County Sheriff, Oregon

June 21, 2019

Rest in peace brother. You are a true hero.

Jamie Davis
Pittsylvania County Sheriffs Office, Ret.

June 21, 2019

Rest in peace.
Thank you for your service.

Sergeant David Sheetz (retired)
Houston Police Dept.

June 21, 2019

Requiescat in Pacem

Police Officer Mike O'Connor
Branford CT PD

June 21, 2019

Rest, brother.

PFC Steve Headley
Mishawaka, IN police

June 21, 2019

may HIS light shine perpetual upon his face

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

June 21, 2019

The thoughts, hearts and prayers of everyone here at CCPD go out to the families, both blood and blue, of Trooper Smith. May the Good Lord give you strength, comfort and peace.
He swore an oath to serve and protect and he made the ultimate sacrifice in the service of that oath.

Go with God.
Lt. Michael V. Caldwell, Chaplain

June 21, 2019

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

June 21, 2019

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