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Police Officer Nick O'Rear

Kimberly Police Department, Alabama

End of Watch Wednesday, February 5, 2020

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Reflections for Police Officer Nick O'Rear

Officer O'Rear,

Thank you for your sacrifice for our nation. May you be with the Lord and may he be with your family.

Det. Russ Cain
Pittsburgh PD

March 30, 2020

Officer O'Rear, a truly tragic and infuriating situation that took you from your loved ones. I pray justice is done in your name.

So long as you are kept in the hearts and minds of those you leave behind, you will never truly be gone from them. Your youngest children and especially the one on the way WILL know you through stories, photos and your very presence.

God Bless and may you forever Rest in Peace, Brother.

Ptl. Jim Leahy, Jr.
Harvard University Police Department

March 29, 2020

Peace and blessings to you and your family

Karlene Dunn (civilian) Karlene Dunn

March 22, 2020

Rest in peace Ofc. O'Rear. My thoughts & prayers are with your family, friends, and the members of the KPD during this most difficult and tragic time.

Sgt. Scott Seitz
Plainsboro Township NJ Police Department

March 19, 2020

You and your family are in my heart and mind. My condolences on the passing of Police Officer Nick O'Rear.


March 16, 2020

The true measure of a person
is not found in the
might of their arm,
their wealth
or their power –
it is found in the strength
of their character.

There is no greater testimony to
ones character, than ones
willingness to sacrifice all,
in the noble quest of
providing protection to all
whom they serve.
Author Unknown

Javier Cornejo
Police Officer, Retired
City of Milwaukee Police Department
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

February 22, 2020


Deputy Tim Duvall
Boyd County KY Sheriffs Department

February 20, 2020

To the family of Police Officer Nick O'Rear, family, friends, Police Chief Ricky Pridmore and the Kimberly Police Department.
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 heart's and mind's through Christ Jesus now and always! Thank you for your service!
"The Lord is near to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit." Paslm 34:18
" 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

Patrolman A.S. Batson
Goldsboro, NC

February 18, 2020

Rest in peace my brother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you, your family and the Kimberly Police Department.

James J. Scanlon (Retired CPD)
North American SWAT Training Assoc

February 18, 2020

I am sorry for your loss to the Family, Fellow Officers, and Friends. I will keep all of you in my prayers. RIP.

Retired Fire Lieutenantm Frank J Corasa
Baltimore City Fire Department

February 13, 2020

A great Officer, a great man. To Nick's beautiful family, Kimberly PD, Warrior PD, Morris PD, Trafford PD and all of the Fire & Rescue / EMTs my deepest sympathies. Rest easy brother...

Officer C. Carlisle
Bessemer PD

February 11, 2020

Rest In Peace brother. God bless you. Thank you for your service.

#TheThinBlueLine #BoysInBlue #HeroesEveryday

Justin Hsu

February 10, 2020

Honor and bravery shown I heaven now he will now serve for heaven has called him home we have the watch from here

Corporal John Biggins
Hawkins County Sheriff’s Office TN

February 10, 2020

To the family and friends of Officer O'Rear I extend my sympathy. I am so sorry for your loss. May God comfort you at this time and in the times ahead. May his memory live on in your hearts.

Officer (Retired) Jim Dowling
California Highway Patrol

February 9, 2020

Rest Easy Hero. Thoughts with his family and colleagues. RIP.

Ian Danks
UK citizen

February 9, 2020

Rest in Peace, good and faithful servant.
God has already reserved a special place
for our protectors.
Please continue your watch over us.

Thank you for your service!
Thank you for your protection!

Our prayers to the family and department.

Charles F. Holloway, Jr.
Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association
Elizabethtown Police Department

February 8, 2020



February 8, 2020

Nick, we love you so much and will miss your beautiful smile and humor. You have been a wonderful father, son, brother and nephew. You will continue to be in our hearts forever.

Our love, always

Aunt Mickey, Uncle John, Jennifer and Xavier

Mickey O. Muse

February 7, 2020

Officer O'Rear, thank you for your selfless devotion to your chosen profession. Our Lord, who sees everything, will reward you abundantly. May He immerse you and your loved ones in His Divine Mercy. Rest in peace, good and faithful servant.

Jess Espinosa

February 7, 2020

Rest in Peace Officer O'Rear my sincere condolences to your family and to your department. God speed as you now patrol the streets of gold. Your ultimate sacrifice will not be forgotten.


February 7, 2020

Praying for peace and comfort today and in the days ahead. With deepest sympathy,

Rita Rocker
Deputy Executive Director
Georgia State Board of Pardons and Paroles

February 7, 2020

On behalf of the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Identification & Investigation, our thoughts and prayers are with the immediate family of Police Officer Nick O'Rear and the extended law enforcement family of the Kimberly Police Department, Alabama.

End of Watch Wednesday, February 5, 2020.

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

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."

Superintendent Joe Morbitzer
Ohio Bureau of Criminal Identification & Investigation

February 7, 2020

Rest in peace brother

Former Corporal Brian Sullivan
Royal Canadian Mounted Police

February 7, 2020

Rest In Peace Brother in Blue.

“Blessed are the Peacemakers for they shall be Called Sons of God.”

Detective D. Vaquero
San Diego Police Department

February 7, 2020

I am sad to learn of the passing of a brother and hero in Police Officer Nick O'RearI know our Heavenly Father has welcomed him home into his loving arms where will now patrol the Golden Highways of Heaven. May the Lord deliver blessings, comfort and peace to his family, friends and all members of the Kimberly Police Department, Alabama

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

February 7, 2020

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