Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Patrolman Melvin Lee Hodges

Carlsbad Police Department, New Mexico

End of Watch Thursday, June 7, 1962

Leave a Reflection

Reflections for Patrolman Melvin Lee Hodges

Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
GOD Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito

June 8, 2015

Thank you for your service and for helping to make America a safer place.

Deputy Brian Jones
Boulder County Sheriff's Office, CO

February 20, 2013

Patrolman Hodges,
On today, the 46th anniversary of your death, I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Carlsbad. And to your family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.



June 7, 2008

Rest in Peace Motorman. You are not forgotten.

Motor Officer Danny Johnson
Metro Nashville Police Dept.

June 7, 2007

Rest in Peace Sir.

June 7, 2006

Rest in peace motorman. Not forgotten.

Ofc. Michael Walker
Tallahassee Police Dept.

February 25, 2004

Want even more control of your Reflection? Create a free ODMP account now for these benefits:

  • Quick access to your heroes
  • Reflections published quicker
  • Save a Reflection signature
  • View, edit or delete any Reflection you've left in the past

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now.