Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Sergeant James K. Smith

Iowa State Patrol, Iowa

End of Watch Friday, April 9, 2021

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Reflections for Sergeant James K. Smith

Rest In Peace brother

Sgt Benjamín Rodríguez Bermúdez
Puerto Rico Police Departament

April 10, 2021

Sgt Smith, thanks for 27 years of service which led to the ultimate sacrifice. May you Rest In Peace my LE brother. Prayers of comfort to your loved ones and also to your LE family. May justice prevail against your attacker.

Deputy Sheriff (Ret) Glen Allison
Tarrant Co SO Ft Worth Texas

April 10, 2021

Sergeant Smith,

Your courage is noted. Rest in Peace my brother.

Captain Bernard Flint
Department of Defense Police Division

April 10, 2021

Sgt Smith, thanks for 27 years of service which led to the ultimate sacrifice. May you Rest In Peace my LE brother. Prayers of comfort to your loved ones and also to your LE family. May justice prevail against your attacker.

Deputy Sheriff (Ret) Glen Allison
Tarrant Co SO Ft Worth Texas

April 10, 2021

“Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God."
Matthew 5:9

Chris Di Gerolamo
Federal Air Marshal Service

April 10, 2021

Sir, you lived an honorable and heroic life and will be missed.

Bart Perry
Retired Dept. Chief - Will County Probation

April 10, 2021

Rest In Peace Jim. Iowa law enforcement lost a fine brother today. Violence against law enforcement unfortunately happens anywhere in the US and even in small towns in Iowa. We have the watch now.

Special Agent in Charge Scott Lamp I-65
Iowa DCI

April 10, 2021

It was a true honor to know you Sgt. Smith, and to have the opportunity to work along side you when our paths crossed. Rest Easy #462...A True Man of God.

"Greater love hath no one than this; to lay down one's life for another." John 15:13

CH/#33-116
Federal Bureau of Investigation

April 10, 2021

All give some, some give all. Rest in Peace, Sergeant!

PTL B L Waltz (Ret)
Avon Lake PD OH

April 10, 2021

James P Waggle, Jr.
Civilian

April 10, 2021

PRAYERS FOR YOU AND YOUR FAMILY AND OUR FAMILY OF BLUE. THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT OF YOUR COMMUNITY. REST IN GOD'S ARMS.

MOTHER OF A DALLAS POLICEWOMAN LINDA KEM
NONE

April 10, 2021

Rest In Peace sergeant Smith. You did honor to the citizens of Iowa and made the ultimate sacrifice. God bless you eternally!

Supervising Deputy DA (Retired)
San Diego County District Attorney

April 10, 2021

A police officer should be remembered not by how he died, but how he lived! A great man has gone to secure a safe path for the rest of us to follow. Thank you to you, your family and the Iowa State Patrol. Our country is a little less safe without you. Rest in Peace Brother!

Chief (Ret) Steven Marshall
Georges Mills, NH

April 10, 2021

Rest peacefully, Sergeant. We have the watch.

PO3 R. Cox
Montgomery County, MD Police Honor Guard

April 10, 2021

Rest easy brother.

Sgt Iain McCowan (ret)
Deerfield Illinois Pd

April 10, 2021

Hero never forgotten. Prayers to family blood and blue.

BLR
Retired Texas dispatcher

April 10, 2021

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

To honor Sergeant 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 Iowa State Patrol in Des Moines, Iowa for James’ partner and fellow officers. POINT 27 sent a Folded Flag Necklace engraved with “Greater Love has no one than this; than to lay down one’s life for one’s friend” John 15:13 for Sergeant James Smith’s wife.

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.

Respectfully,

Colonel David Dodd,
United States Army Retired
Executive Director-POINT 27

Detective Jerry M. Rhodes (Retired)
Dallas Police Department-Reserve Division
POINT 27 National Outreach Coordinator
Law Enforcement Liaison
[email protected]
214-908-2617

Detective Jerry M. Rhodes (Retired)
Dallas Police Department Reserve Division
POINT 27- National Out Reach Coordinator
Law Enforcement Liaison

April 10, 2021

RIP. THOUGHTS & PRAYER TO THE FAMILY & ISP DURING THIS TRAGIC TIME.

Gary "Bandit" Z. Chapter/State
Immortal Knights PSMC-Iowa

April 10, 2021

Rest in peace, Sergeant Smith. You deserve your divine reward.

May God comfort your family, friends, and fellow officers at this difficult time.

God bless and protect the Thin Blue Line that protects us all.

Private Citizen Kathryn Felts
Mother of & Family Member of Law Enforcement

April 10, 2021

Rest in Peace Sgt Smith. The world lost an honorable man today as well your agency lost a brother. No greater sacrifice can a man give but to lay down is life for those he loves.

Det. Sgt. Bill Bosemer (Retired)
Oldham County Police, Ky.

April 10, 2021

My prayers and my condolences to your family and to your coworkers
Your brothers and sisters will take the watch from here !

Cpl. Mary VenRoy (ret.)
Lake County Sheriff Department

April 10, 2021

My family and I would like to extend our sincere condolences to the family, friends, and fellow coworkers of Sergeant James Smith during this difficult time. May they find comfort and support from those around them. May happy moments from the past bring forth precious memories to cherish for a lifetime. May God help heal their aching hearts. Thank you for your service and may you rest in peace Sergeant James Smith.

Gail M. Pabst
Aunt of fallen Detroit P.O. Jennifer Fettig eow 2/16/04

April 10, 2021

Rest in peace.

J.R.

April 10, 2021

Until Valhalla, rest easy warrior

Bryant

April 10, 2021

RIP Sgt. J Smith. God Speed healing and comfort to your family and friends. Thank you for your service sir.

Sr. Corporal
Virginia Department of Corrections

April 10, 2021

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