Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Chief of Police Justin McIntire

Brackenridge Borough Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Monday, January 2, 2023

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Reflections for Chief of Police Justin McIntire

My thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of Chief of Police Justin McIntire. I am so very sorry for your loss. The service and sacrifice of Chief McIntire will not be forgotten.

Deborah C.
Wife, Mother, Aunt of LEOs

February 4, 2023

Rest easy hero! May God watch over your family and friends during this horrible roller coaster ride. God Speed

Ross County Ohio Sheriffs Office

January 29, 2023


Sgt Andrew C Pitts(RET)
Camden County Sheriff's Office(NJ)

January 15, 2023

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
one’s character, than ones
willingness to sacrifice all,
in the noble quest of
providing protection to all
whom they serve.
Author Unknown

CBP Officer(retired), Luis R Otero
DHS/Bureau Of Customs And Border Protection

January 15, 2023


Mrs Helen (cindy) Shinners
Step mom to Master Officer Joseph Shinners EOW 1/5/19

January 14, 2023

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

January 14, 2023

Thank you Chief McIntire for your service and sacrifice in keeping your community safe. My thoughts and prayers are with your family and law enforcement agency.

Tonya LaFarr
Private Citizen, Law Enforcement Supporter

January 14, 2023

Rest in peace, braveheart. You made our world a better place, and you'll not be forgotten.

Patricia Harrison

January 14, 2023

I didn’t know you but we share the same name and same profession so that makes us family. Rest day sir.

Officer Paul McIntire
California Highway Patrol

January 14, 2023

Thank you for your service and sacrifice. Rest In Peace Chief McIntire. Our deepest heartfelt condolences to all of your family, friends, and brothers and sisters at Brackenridge Borough Police Department.

Postal Inspector Scott Horne
US Postal Inspection Service

January 13, 2023

May he rest in gods heavenly arms. Matthew 5;9 Blessed are the peacemakers so they shall be called children of god

Olivia J. LEO Student

January 13, 2023

May he rest in gods heavenly arms

Olivia J. LEO Student

January 12, 2023

I am sad to learn of the passing of a Brother and Hero in Chief of Police Justin McIntire. I believe our Heavenly Father has welcomed him home into his loving arms where he will now patrol the Golden Streets of Heaven. May the Lord deliver Blessings, Comfort and Peace to his Family, Friends and all Members of the Brackenridge Borough Police Department, Pennsylvania.

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

January 12, 2023

God bless Justin, his family and friends!

NJD #15, 108, 2934, 9871, 266,
Ret law enforcement/Investigations

January 12, 2023

RIP Brother

Sgt. Rene Sanchez
Boston Police Department

January 11, 2023

Most love to his family and friends and fellow officers of the law. Thank you for your service chief and may you rest in peace. We have the line from here.

Civilian Jackson Punchard

January 10, 2023

In Honor of your Sacrifice and for your family and friends, I salute you as a HERO!

"The Badge"

He starts his shift each day
To respond to calls unknown.
He drives a marked patrol car.
A police officer he is known.

He's paid by the citizens' taxes
To make it safe on the streets.
But he usually has a second job
'Cause a waitress has his salary beat.

Now he doesn't know a holiday
'Cause he works all year round.
And when Thanksgiving and Christmas finally arrive
At his home he cannot be found.

He's cursed and assaulted often,
The one whose blood runs blue.
He seldom ever gets a thanks,
To some he's just a fool.

His friends are always other cops
'Cause people just don't understand
That underneath his badge and gun,
He's just another man.

He knows there might not be a tomorrow
In this world of drugs and crime.
And he gets so mad at the court system
'Cause the crooks don't get any time.

And each day when he leaves for work,
He prays to God above.
Please bring me home after my shift
So I can see the ones I love.

But tonight he stops a speeding car,
He's alone down this ole' highway.
It's just a little traffic infraction.
He does it everyday.

Well, he walks up to the driver's window,
And his badge is shining bright.
He asked the guy for a driver's license,
When a shot rang through the night.

Yes, the bullet hit its mark,
Striking the officer in the chest.
But the Department's budget didn't buy
Each officer a bullet-proof vest.

So he lay on the ground bleeding.
His blood wasn't blue - His blood was red.
And briefly he thought of his loved ones
'Cause in a moment the officer was dead.

In the news they told the story
Of how this officer had died.
And some who listened cared less,
But those who loved him cried.

Well, they buried him in uniform
With his badge pinned on his chest.
He even had his revolver,
He died doing his best.

Written By:
David L. Bell

Used with Special Permission of the Author
Copyright © 1993 - All Rights Reserved
and may not be duplicated without permission

Investigator David L Bell (Retired)
Richland County Sheriff's Dept.
Columbia, SC

January 8, 2023

Chief McIntire,

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

January 8, 2023

Chief McIntire, our world is full of evil people, and yet, for many years, you dedicated your life to protecting others that they may be safe. Our Lord, who sees all and knows all, will reward you abundantly for your courage, dedication and selfless service. My heart breaks for the sorrow that your loved ones are experiencing. May God immerse you and them in His Divine Mercy. Rest in peace, good and faithful servant.

Jess Espinosa

January 8, 2023

May you rest in peace. You protected your community and paid the ultimate sacrifice. Love you brother

Public Safety Corporal H Blevins
Public Safety

January 8, 2023

Rest In Peace Brother!!

Undersheriff Victor Manata
Union County Sheriff’s Dept. ( NJ )

January 7, 2023

Thank you for your service to others. You are a true hero and will never be forgotten. Continue to keep watch over all of your loved ones and those still out on patrol.

Rober Gordon, Retired Deputy Chief
Father of fallen officer: Michael P. Gordon, EOW: 8/8/04

January 7, 2023


Officer Bradley Fry
City of Chandler PD. Arizona

January 6, 2023

Sorry to hear about this. Rest In Peace. You will never be forgotten. GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN

Future Chicago Police Officer

January 6, 2023

Rest In Peace Chief McIntire, my sincere condolences to your family and to your department. God speed as you now patrol the streets of gold. Your ultimate sacrifice will never be forgotten. Fair winds and following seas brother, we have the watch.

Department of Veteran Affairs Police Department Detroit Michigan

January 6, 2023

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