Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Sergeant James R. O'Connor, IV

Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Friday, March 13, 2020

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Reflections for Sergeant James R. O'Connor, IV

May he rest in peace. My thoughts and prayers are with his family. I will do everything in my power to achieve justice.

Anthony J. Voci
Chief, Homicide Unit, Philadelphia DA's Office

April 3, 2020

To the family of Sergeant James R. O'Connor, IV, friends, Commissioner Danielle Outlaw and the Philadelphia Police Department.
You are lifted up in heart, thought and prayer. May God comfort, hold you all 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!
"The Lord is close to the brokenhearted; and saves those who are crushed in spirit." Psalm 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
CH / OB PD
Goldsboro, NC

April 3, 2020

Thank you for your service to the people of Philadelphia. Prayers for your family. RIP

MSgt (Ret) Danny Avery
US Air Force

March 30, 2020

Sgt. O'Connor,

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

RIP Jimmy, Thank you for all that you've done, you're a brother and a mentor. We love you..

M. Womick
Undisclosed

March 30, 2020

RIP brother. I pray for for survivors, family, friends and colleagues. Thank you for your continued service to duty, public service, and courage. I pray for your guardian Angels to protect all the active men and women Leo's.

Lieutenant René Barraza
Albuquerque Police Department

March 28, 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

March 25, 2020

THANK YOU FOR BEING A GREAT HERO AND A WARRIOR FOR US. PRAYERS FOR YOU AND YOUR FAMILY AND OUR FAMILY OF THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE AND REST IN GODS ARMS

MOTHER OF A DALLAS POLICE WOMAN LINDA KE
NONE

March 25, 2020

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

March 23, 2020

Rest in Peace Sergeant O'Connor. Thank you for your Service.
My Prayers to your Family both Blood and Blue.

Cpl. Terri Albright, #668
DuPage County Sheriff's Office

March 23, 2020

Peace and blessings to you and your family

Karlene Dunn (civilian) Karlene Dunn
Civilian

March 22, 2020

Rest easy brother, thank you for your service. May your Sacrifice and memory never fade.

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

March 21, 2020

Thank you for your service sir, GOD BLESS.

Mrs.C Singleton /Concern Citizen

March 20, 2020

Rest in peace. No doubt you will never be forgotten. I was happy to hear your handcuffs went on the scumbag that took your life. To the O'Connor family our sincere condolences. Another senseless killing all by a guy just doing his job to protect & serve. Very sad.

Louis DeBenedittis
Retired, Department of Defense, Navy

March 20, 2020

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

Sgt. Scott Seitz
Plainsboro Township NJ Police Department

March 19, 2020

The DeKalb, IL Police Department thanks you for your service. To the family and friends of Corporal James O'Connor, our thoughts and prayers are with you. RIP Cpl. O'Connor and God Bless.

DeKalb, IL Police Department

March 18, 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

March 18, 2020

Thank you for your service and sacrifice. Rest In Peace Corporal O'Connor. Our deepest heartfelt condolences to all of your family, friends, and brothers and sisters at Philadelphia Police Department.

Postal Inspector Scott Horne
US Postal Inspection Service

March 18, 2020

Another "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

March 18, 2020

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

James P Waggle
Civilian

March 17, 2020

For Corporal James O’Conner:

Our duty as police officers involves high risk and many times at a moment’s notice. For some of us an entire career may pass without a single confrontation, and yet others face multiple encounters of deadly resistance by lawless individuals.
We regret that James would be the next police officer to die at the hands of a coward who would shoot through a door at whom ever may stand beyond it - the specific act of a reckless low-life without a care beyond himself.
Our hearts go out to James’ family, including his police officer son, at this very sad time.
We proudly render Corporal James O’Conner, a soldier-of-the-law, a final salute.

Cpl. Ralph D.Fiorenza, Ret.
Pennsylvania State Police

March 17, 2020

On behalf of the Klamath County Sheriff's Office in Klamath Falls Oregon, we send our sincerest sympathy in the recent loss of your Corporal, James O'Connor, in the line of duty. It is always a huge loss when a fellow Corporal makes the ultimate sacrifice. His bravery and courage to protect and serve your community has not gone unnoticed. Our prayers and thoughts to the members of the SWAT Team where Corporal O'Connor was a member of for 15 years.

Sheriff Chris Kaber
Klamath County Sheriff's Office

March 17, 2020

Rest in Peace my Brother in Arms

Anrae Godley-Cooper
U.S. Army Military Police

March 17, 2020

I feel how weak and fruitless must be any word of mine which should attempt to beguile you from the grief of a loss so overwhelming. But I cannot refrain from tendering you the consolation that may be found in the thanks of the Republic they died to save. I pray that our Heavenly Father may assuage the anguish of your bereavement, and leave you only the cherished memory of the loved and lost, and the solemn pride that must be yours to have laid so costly a sacrifice upon the altar of freedom.

Yours, very sincerely and respectfully,

Abraham Lincoln

Lieutenant E.Kemmer
Nevada Department of Public Safety

March 17, 2020

PRAYERS FOR YOU AND YOUR FAMILY AND OUR FAMILY OF BLUE. THANK YOU FOR BEING A GREAT HERO AND A WARRIOR FOR US
REST IN GODS ARMS AND THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE.

MOTHER OF A DALLAS POLICE WOMAN LINDA KE
NONE

March 17, 2020

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