Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Sergeant Christopher D. Fitzgerald

Temple University Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Saturday, February 18, 2023

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Reflections for Sergeant Christopher D. Fitzgerald

As the daughter of a retired Philadelphia police sergeant, and the mother of a current Temple student, I’m heartbroken for Sgt. Fitzgerald’s loved ones. So senseless for this young man to be killed that way. RIP, Sgt. Fitzgerald. Thank you for your service to our city and our children at Temple. May you rest in grace and love, and shine down on all who knew and loved you.

Michelle Jones-Brown
Dtr. of a ret. Philly p/o. Mother of a Temple student. Philly native.

February 24, 2023

Thank you for your service and sacrifice. Rest In Peace Officer Fitzgerald. Our deepest heartfelt condolences to all of your family, friends, and brothers and sisters at Temple University Police Department.

Postal Inspector Scott Horne
US Postal Inspection Service

February 24, 2023

Christopher Fitzgerald was a true hero you will always be in your coworkers hearts.

Gregory davis
Former law enforcement officer/narcotics investigator

February 24, 2023

Rest in peace, Officer Fitzgerald. Praying for your loved ones.

Officer C Curione (Retired)
Rochester Police Department, NY

February 23, 2023

Rest In Peace…

Retired Detective Ed Falkowski
Syracuse Police Dept, NY

February 23, 2023

Rest, brother.

Sgt. Steve Headley
Mishawaka, IN police

February 23, 2023

May you be always remembered for your service.

Anonymous Anonymous Anonymous
USMC-Retired

February 23, 2023

Rest In Peace Officer Fitzgerald.

Pennsylvania State Constable Charles Wil
Pennsylvania State Constable’s

February 22, 2023

I did not know Officer Fitzgerald, but his murder hits me especially hard because I am a two-time Temple University alumnus (undergrad and Law degrees). Temple students and alumni need to see the criminal justice system deal with the perpetuator firmly, fairly, and expeditiously, so that the Temple Police Department can continue to command the confidence of the campus community.

Kenneth H. Ryesky Esq.
{Former IRS agent}

February 22, 2023

Rest In Peace Brother.

Det.Andreoli
NYPD-Retired

February 22, 2023

Rest in Peace Officer Fitzgerald. Thank you for your Service.
My Prayers for your Family, co-workers and friends who grieve your loss.

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

February 22, 2023

RIP, THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE. PRAYING FOR YOUR FAMILY AND YOUR BLUE FAMILY.

Supporter of Law Enforcement. Pamela Mil
Resident of PHILADELPHIA

February 22, 2023

God Bless Chris as he now is embraced in God's loving arms, may God Bless Chris' wife and 4 children, his family, friends and brothers and sisters in blue.

NJD #108
Ret law enforcement/Investigations

February 22, 2023

Rest In Peace

A fellow copper
St. Louis Police Department

February 21, 2023

My Brother and Sisters in Brothers in Blue, I will always have your 6.

P.O W. Juliana #202
-Your Brother in Blue

February 21, 2023

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

Chris Di Gerolamo
Federal Air Marshal Service (Retired)

February 21, 2023

The huge decision one makes in life to
PROTECT and SERVE their community as a Police Officer, is one of courage. You, Officer Fitzgerald, made that call because YOU WERE A BRAVE MAN.
I stand here today to THANK YOU and ALL POLICE OFFICERS for that brave and selfless choice.
My prayers are for the family and friends you left behind, to be granted God's sovereign Grace and Peace as you carry on now.

Sue Horton
Daughter of deceased Capt. Roger Jackson, Lansing MI police force

February 21, 2023

To the family, friends and colleagues of officer Fitzgerald, I’m sorry for this senseless act of evil. I pray that you find peace, comfort and that God gives you the strength to carry on. I pray especially for Mrs. Fitzgerald and their children that God will wrap his arms around you and help you to get through this difficult time. I pray for your mom and dad as they struggle with this difficult situation too. Officer Fitzgerald you will not be forgotten!

Investigator Ron Bonham
Tarrant County District Attorney's Office

February 21, 2023

a man who did not deserve this death this early in life, a man who was protecting and serving his country, you will always be remembered and thought of. a true hero.

abby heimburg, student at boces
schohare capital regon boces

February 21, 2023

Thank you for your service, brother. RIP.

Lieutenant Brian J. Wills II
Oswego County Sheriff's Office
New York

February 21, 2023

Rest in peace Brother.

Captain A. Hoopes
Spotsylvania Sheriff's Office Va.

February 21, 2023

Our thoughts and prayers are with your family, friends and co-workers during this difficult time. Your service and ultimate sacrifice will never be forgotten.

Thomas H. Kelly Jr.
Assistant Supervisory Air Marshal in Charge (ASAC)
New York Field Office
Federal Air Marshal Service

February 21, 2023

Thank you so very much for your dedicated service.

(Former) Captain Mark A. Slater
Keokuk Police Department (Keokuk, IA)

February 21, 2023

Thank you for your service. Prayers for your Family and Department.

Sergeant Monica Veney
Baltimore Police Department

February 20, 2023

Officer Fitzgerald, losing any law enforcement officer is a blow to the entire blue family, but in our little subculture of college and university police, we feel it all the more. We're told we work in a 'safe' environment where nothing bad happens to us. This is proven false all too often. I'm very grateful to all who worked diligently to capture your murder.

We mourn your loss and celebrate your life and contributions to our profession. So long as your family keeps you forever in their hearts and minds, you will never truly be gone. We hold them in our hearts and prayers.

God Bless you, Brother and may your eternal rest be ever peaceful.

Ptl. Jim Leahy, Jr.
Harvard University Police Department

February 20, 2023

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