Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Deputy Sheriff Greg McCowan

Blount County Sheriff's Office, Tennessee

End of Watch Thursday, February 8, 2024

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Reflections for Deputy Sheriff Greg McCowan

May God's hand of peace and comfort be on the surviving family and the rest of the Department.

Chaplain Jesse C White
Missouri State Highway Patrol Troop D

February 12, 2024

Deputy McCowen , Thank you for your service. You will never be forgotten. Rest in peace you have served your community well . No greater Love than one that gives his life for a friend . Pray for your family and family in Blue . The Blue Family has such a tight bond .

Faye Everett
Mother of Sgt Chris Jenkins

February 11, 2024

Rest in peace brother

Carson loveless

February 11, 2024

Deputy Sheriff Greg McCowan, I am so saddened to read the details of your murder at the hands of this violent criminal. I will pray that he is brought to justice quickly and your partner heals thoroughly. May God Bless your loved ones and help them grieve your untimely death. I thank you for your brave service to all of us. Rest In Peace, Brother.

Mary Milam
Sergeant (Ret)
Chicago Police Department

Hudson, FL

February 11, 2024

Rest in Peace my beloved brother

Sgt Thomas Hanna
Minnesota State Patrol

February 11, 2024

Rest in peace Brother, your 10-87. We'll take it from here.

Sgt. (Retired) Howard Covert
Lee County Sheriff’s Office

February 11, 2024

God bless you and your family brother. You can rest easy... Well take it from here.

P.O. Mary Ellen Monahan-Kenny (Ret.)
Rochester, NY Police Dept.

February 11, 2024

Please share your thoughts and prayers with the immediate family of Deputy Sheriff Greg McCowan and the extended law enforcement family of the Blount County Sheriff's Office, Tennessee.

End of Watch Thursday, February 8, 2024.

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 (Retired)
Ohio Attorney General, Bureau of Criminal Investigation

February 11, 2024

Sheriff McCowan, our world is full of evil people, and yet, 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

February 11, 2024

Lord, hear our prayer for Deputy McCowan’s family, friends, and especially his partner. Please wrap your loving arms around them during this tragic event. Each day that passes it never gets easier loosing a Brother in Blue. May the suspect be found before another life is taken!

Police Survivor Ron Slockett, Sugarland,
Old Rugged Cross Healthcare, Hockley, Texas

February 11, 2024

Rest in easy brother…We’ll take it from here

Deputy William Worley
Lee County Sheriff’s Office

February 10, 2024

My condolences the family. R.I.P. in Gods arms.

Deputy Guadalupe Cruz
Bexar County Constable Pct. 1

February 10, 2024

"Somebody killed a policeman today,
And a part of America died.
A piece of our country he swore to protect
Will be buried with him at his side.
The suspect who shot him will stand up in court,
With counsel demanding his rights,
While a young widowed mother must work for her kids
And spend alone many long nights.
The beat that he walked was a battlefield, too,
Just as if he'd gone off to war.
Though the flag of our nation won't fly at half mast,
To his name they will add a gold star.
Yes, somebody killed a policeman today,
It happened in your town or mine.
While we slept in comfort behind our locked doors,
A cop put his life on the line.
Now, his ghost walks a beat on a dark city street,
And he stands at each new rookie's side.
He answered the call and gave us his all,
And a part of America died."

Author Unknown

E.C.Proft Chief Criminal Deputy (Retired)
Island County Sheriff's Office

February 10, 2024

Romans 8:38-39. Rest in peace Deputy McCowan, we have the watch.

Officer David Scott Adams (Retired)
NOAA Fisheries - NMFS
Office of Law Enforcement

February 10, 2024



February 10, 2024

Rest in peace brother in blue

Deputy Brian Rode
McDowell county SO

February 10, 2024

My condolences and prayers for department and family


February 10, 2024

Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called sons of God. RIP Officer.

Ptlmn. James Murray (ret.)
Chicago PD

February 10, 2024

Justice will be served, braveheart. Your sacrifice kept us safe and will never be forgotten. Rest in peace.

Patricia Harrison

February 10, 2024

RIP my Brother,
I will pray for your Family, Friends & Law Enforcement Family.
Thank you for, your Service, Honor and Sacrifice ><>

Major J.D. Nolin (Ret.)
Chaplain ><>
Brotherhood of Christian Law Enforcement Officers

Major J.D. Nolin (Ret.)
Chaplain ><>
Brotherhood of Christian Law Enforcement Officers

February 10, 2024

Rest in peace Brother....My thoughts are with your family, friends, and the members of your agency during this most difficult and tragic time..

LT. Joseph Ward, Ret
Jackson, NJ PD

February 10, 2024

Rest in Peace Brother

james oneill

February 10, 2024

Great gratitude for your service and sacrifice. Grace and peace to your loved ones and fellow officers.

Chaplain 9 Steve McCullar
Knox County Sheriff’s Office

February 10, 2024

Rest in peace Deputy Sheriff McCowan.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

February 10, 2024

Thank you for your service.

Dmytro Goloborodko

February 10, 2024

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