Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Police Officer Jamieson Ritter

Cleveland Division of Police, Ohio

End of Watch Thursday, July 4, 2024

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Reflections for Police Officer Jamieson Ritter


Commander Robert Jenkins
North Bay Village PD

July 15, 2024

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

July 14, 2024

Godspeed- Rest in Peace Hero

SGT. Donald Harvey (retired)
Maricopa County Sheriffs Office - Arizona

July 13, 2024



July 12, 2024

Officer Ritter,

It saddens me to read of your tragic loss. I would like to thank you for your service to our nation and for your service to the people of Cleveland. Rest in peace. I will pray for your friends, family, loved ones and colleagues.

“Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called sons of God”. – Matthew 5:9

Daniel Ryan
Private Investigator (Retired)

July 12, 2024

Rest in peace my brother

Sgt Benjamí Rodríguez Bermúdez
Puerto Rico Police Departament

July 10, 2024

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

Chaplain Jesse White
Missouri State Highway Patrol Troop D

July 9, 2024

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

Officer C Curione (Retired)
Rochester Police Department, NY

July 9, 2024

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.
Supervisory Air Marshal in Charge (SAC)
Federal Air Marshal Service

July 9, 2024


Christina Hurst Civilian
Grayson County Sheriff Office

July 9, 2024

Rest in peace brother

Reserve Officer Steve Durfee

July 8, 2024

You will forever be remembered especially for what you stood for. RIP my Brother in Blue, fore there are those of us who will truly love you and always miss you. You will remain forever sworn in.

Retired Detective & Forever Blue Al Barn
Baltimore Police Department

July 8, 2024

May our Lord Jesus Christ, welcome him into His Kingdom.

Sergeant retired Linda Bouc
Cleveland Police Department

July 8, 2024

May God and St. Michael watch over you in Heaven, Patrolman Ritter.

Patrolman Kenneth Collins
South Amherst Police Department

July 8, 2024

May your family, friends, colleagues, and community find the strength and resolve to carry on in your physical absence and continue to spread the goodness to which you were so selflessly committed. You were among the best humanity has to offer. Your dedication to service and your ultimate sacrifice shall not be forgotten. God Bless You. Your Family, & Friends.

James P. Waggle, Jr.
US Army Veteran (SFC)

July 8, 2024

May our Lord Jesus Christ, welcome him into His Kingdom. Amen.

Sergeant retired Linda Bouc
Cleveland Police Department

July 8, 2024

Rest in Peace.
From the Texas DPS Honor Guard

Sergeant Stephen Woodard- Texas Highway
Texas Department of Public Safety

July 8, 2024

Thank you for the ultimate sacrifice.

Cpt Larry Meyers

July 7, 2024

So sad to hear the news.

May you rest in peace after having served those around you. My thoughts are with you, your family, fellow officers, and friends.

Reserve Police Officer Retired G. Krysto
Los Angeles Police Department

July 7, 2024

Rest In Peace Brother.

Det. Andreoli

July 7, 2024

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

Sergeant Monica Veney
Baltimore Police Department

July 7, 2024

Condolences to his family

Carson loveless

July 7, 2024

Officer Ritter, our world is filled with evil people, and yet, you chose to serve putting your life on the line just so the others may live safely. Our Lord, who sees all and knows all, will reward you abundantly. May He immerse you and your loved ones in His Divine Mercy. Rest in peace, good and faithful servant.

Jesus Espinosa

July 7, 2024

I hope this reflection finds you well, though I understand it is an incredibly tough time for you and everyone connected to your department. I am writing to extend my heartfelt sympathy and deepest condolences for the loss of Police Officer Jamieson Ritter, a brave and dedicated professional.

The news of Police Officer Ritter’s death has deeply saddened me and my entire family. The sacrifice that he made while protecting and serving your community is a testament to the selfless and courageous nature of law enforcement officers like him. We can never truly understand the risks and challenges faced by those in law enforcement, and we are forever indebted to them for their unwavering commitment to keeping us safe.

Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with Police Officer Ritter’s family and colleagues during this immensely challenging time. Their loss is immeasurable, and we can only hope that the outpouring of support from the community can offer some comfort in these trying times.

In times like these, we must remember the positive impact Police Officer Ritter had on countless lives throughout his life and career. The memories of his dedication, kindness, and professionalism will remain etched in the hearts of those who had the privilege to know him.

To you, Chief Todd, and the entire Cleveland Division of Police, my family and I want to express our gratitude for the vital work you do each day, often in the face of danger and adversity. The sacrifice of your fallen colleague serves as a stark reminder of the dangers that come with your line of duty. Despite the risks, you continue to serve with integrity and unwavering commitment, and for that, we are immensely thankful.

Having served 44+ years as a Law Enforcement Professional, my family stands with you during this time of mourning. Please do not hesitate to reach out if there is anything we can do to support your fallen hero’s family, you, and your department during this difficult period.

May the memories of Police Officer Ritter be a source of strength and may his legacy inspire others to follow in his footsteps of honor and service. We will forever be indebted to the sacrifice he made to keep us safe.

With deepest sympathy,

Don P. Jensen Sr. - PM, PP, PGP, DrE
Chief of Police (retired)

July 6, 2024

PO Ritter,
Your young and courageous life was filled with much promise and hope for those that need brave hearts such as yours.
You’ve joined God’s Army now, along with so many fine young men and women who joined before you.
Blessed be your memory. Your ultimate sacrifices are not forgotten. My continual prayers are with Jamiesons’s family, friends, and colleagues. Rest easy.

Lieutenant (Ret.)

July 6, 2024

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