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Police Officer Robert Wayne Evans

Kansas City Police Department, Missouri

End of Watch Thursday, October 14, 1971

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Reflections for Police Officer Robert Wayne Evans

Officer Evans,
On today, the 50th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice-not just for your Community but for our Country as well when you served with the U.S. Army. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

October 14, 2021

Rest in peace Patrolman Evans.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

June 6, 2019

Rest in peace

Sgt. Jim Russo

October 14, 2016

Wayne as I always called you . I remember the day that you died like it was yesterday. You would of been amazed at all the people who were at your service. Always wonder what happen to your twin children,R&S. I still talk to your brother wife. both of you are missed.

Amber Jumper Fiegenbaum

March 31, 2016

Thank You Officer Evans. For the time you served. It was a short time. Thank you for your child become an Officer too


October 14, 2015

To fully appreciate the heroes of the present, we must recognize our heroes of the past. Your heroism and service is honored today, the 42nd anniversary year of your death. I am privileged to be among the first to leave a tribute to you. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service.

My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered. Rest In Peace.

Phyllis Lasater Loya
mom of fallen officer Larry Lasater

November 13, 2013

Thank you for your service, sir. Will not be forgotten.

Josh J.
Civilian Supporter

November 1, 2013

I came across your name on this site amongst the other heroes and I wanted to stop at your page and leave a reflection. Even though over 40 years have passed since you were called away from duty, you have not been forgotten. You still live on in the hearts of those that love you dearly and they will never let your memory be forgotten. Continue to watch over all of your loved ones and those still out on patrol. You will never be forgotten.

Bob Gordon
Father of Fallen Chicago Officer: Michael P. Gordon, EOW: 8/8/04

July 1, 2013

Thank you for your service Sir, RIP

James Kotke
Civilian / Former Officer
WSF Park Police (Wi.)

September 1, 2012

Robert, you were killed when I was in high School. I am privilaged to have worked with your son. You would be proud. Godspeed.


August 10, 2010

Thank you Patrolman Evans, for your service and dedication. Rest in peace.

Michelle - wife of Retired LEO

November 21, 2008

"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 whos 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
Richland County Sheriff's Department
Columbia, South Carolina
Used with Special Permission of the Author
Copyright © 1999 - All Rights Reserved
and may not be duplicated without permission

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

December 6, 2007

We remember you today and thank lyou Sir for your service.

Pat Van Den Berghe, Manchester, NH
Neighbors for a Better Manchester, NH

October 12, 2007

Patrolman Evans,
On today, the 34th anniversary of your death, I would like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice, not just for your community, but for our Country as well in the U.S. Army.


October 14, 2005

On the anniversary of your death, I salute you for your service and honor you for your sacrifice.

God bless. Rest in peace.

October 14, 2004

I humbly submit my condolences in tribute of an officer who made his transition on the date of my birth.

Rest in Peace!

C.D. Gidney, Chicago, IL

September 24, 2004

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