Brent Thompson's family fund

$109,575 of $100,000 goal

Raised by 1,172 people in 19 months
Joe Stinson
on behalf of Emily Crawford
 DALLAS, TX
On Thursday July 7, 2016; DART Police Officer Brent Thompson was killed in the line of duty during the Dallas, Texas police ambush. Brent leaves behind a wife, several children and numerous family members. These donations will support the family in this tragic event.  R.I.P. our brother in BLUE. (Official GoFundMe page of the DART Police Department).
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We have exceeded our goal and I want to thank everyone that has donated. The funds will be going to Brent's widow Emily Crawford, who also is a police officer. Brent and Emily were only married for two weeks, before he was murdered in the line of duty.
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Jennifer Cobb
19 months ago

People are grieving the loss of a great officer that was killed protecting others. I respectfully ask those of you that have negative comments to find other outlets to express your ill thoughts.

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Kathy Elliott
19 months ago

I took DART from Plano to downtown for seven years. I remember Officer Thompson from his patrolling DART to keep us safe. I never had a conversation with him, but remember him well. I'm sick about this man's murder. Can we not, as children of God, all come together? I really don't care what color you are. We all bleed red. Please, God.... Open up the hearts of all mankind to just get over all of this racial crap. Please, God.... Please, God...... Please, God..... hear our prayers. Go to church on Sunday. Pray. Let your voices be heard. Our Father, who art in Heaven, holy is your name. Thy kingdom come, thy will be done, on earth as it is in Heaven....

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Pam Daniel
19 months ago
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I am a DART RIDER and remember meeting Brent Thonpson while riding DART. He was a very pleasant and personable man. I am deeply saddened by this senseless loss and am praying for his family and all of the families of the Officers involved. May he Rest in Peace.

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Stephen Stone
19 months ago
5
5

Because I live my life dedicated to working in public transit, I have known a lot of great people that have provided protection and security for those who depend on the trains and buses and want to ride safely to their destination. Brent Thompson did not deserve this and for all Transit Police Departments including DART, I give my thanks for your service and will gladly contribute to help his family in their time of loss. My thoughts and prayers go out to all who grieve.

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Curnelius Arnick
19 months ago
5
5

With an opportunity to give back, Arnique's has designed a shirt to help raise funds for the family of Officer Brent Thompson. With each purchase, funds will be donated to his Go Fund Me account. With a connection to DART, Arnique's is honored to help out anyway that we can. For Oak Cliff will also receive a portion of the funds . Their aim is to help build stronger communities in which we can connect, empower, and support students and neighborhoods of all levels in Dallas. Our goal is to help unite the city. Our city can no longer remain divided, we must come together as one! #OneDallas #DallasStrong http://www.arniques.com/store/p50/Dallas_Strong.html

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Dawn Robinson-Bryant
19 months ago
3
3

I am from Corsicana but did not know Brent but know many people that do,and have heard many wonderful stories about him and his family. It is a tragedy to say the very least,and my heart goes out to his family and the family of the other officers,you all are in my prayers!

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Nathan Washington
19 months ago
1
1

Fucc that swine and his family. Justice was served.

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Audrey De Jesus
19 months ago
1
1

People are looking for a GO fund me for all 5 Officers, not just one or 2 ..

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Brittany Holmes
19 months ago
1
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I truly am so sorry for your loss. I'm sorry I can't donate I don't have the money, but I can pray for y'all. I have many fwiends that work for DART. Again, my condolences. R. I. P. OFFICER. THOMPSON YOU WILL BE DEARLY MISSED. GOD BLESS Y'ALL!

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Marlene Koon
19 months ago
1
1

Prayers! So very sorry for your loss!

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Lee Awalt
19 months ago
1
1
Esequiel Urribes
19 months ago

Well well sorry for the lost May God have him in his arms .that's my prayers . This is for the law that kills people just for just cause there the law ask the law for money because the law don't think like this for the people that they kill that they have kids .Sorry but it's the true .Sorry for the lost .

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Chrys Kiser
18 months ago

My Husband was a DART bus driver. He went home to his Savior last year. When we lose someone from DART, it's personal. God bless Emily and her family. My prayers for all our Blue and their families are daily.

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Ern E Leon
18 months ago

My Name is Dep. E. Leon from the Cook County Sheriffs Dept in Illinois and Uncle to Former D.A.RT P.O. D. Leon and Current D.A.R.T P.O. F. Cuellar .... I want to personally thank everyone whom helped out this Brothers Family ..... Thank You All Very Much ..... BLUE LIVES MATTER ...... ALL LIVES MATTER .....

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Dani Cantor
19 months ago

Rest in Peace my brother

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Bryan Spellman
19 months ago

God speed brother. We keep your family in our prayers. May you find comfort in the celestial lodge above and your family find comfort in knowing that your journey is not over. God bless family and friends of Bro. / Officer Thompson.

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Tracy Kitts
19 months ago

From the wife or a Police Sergeant, my heart is bleeding for all of you. I couldn't even imagine being in your families shoes. I am so, very sorry and will continue sending big love and prayers to all of you. God speed, sir and fly high! ♡

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Diane Harrison Simpson
19 months ago

Our thoughts and prayers are with all the families and friends of the Dallas officers that gave their lives to save the lives of so many others. We pray for healing, peace, guidance and understanding.

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Maurice Jones
19 months ago

You will be forever missed B.T. and your sacrifice will not go in vain. You served the citizens of DALLAS County and the Customers of DART proudly. No words can truly share how I feel about this, I will say that we will see each other again in that Prefect Place and save us a seat at the table. I will Honor Brothers and Sisters like you each and everyday I put on my Blues. SMIB !!!!

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Garl Boyd Latham
19 months ago

This breaks my heart. My sincere sympathy to Officer Thompson's family and friends. "And the peace of God, which passeth all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus." Philippians 4:7 "Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you: not as the world giveth, give I unto you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid." John 14:27

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Raised by 1,172 people in 19 months
Created July 8, 2016
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Anonymous
14 months ago
$40
Anonymous
15 months ago
$30
Luoyu Xu
17 months ago

To Organizer—you are doing a great job! I don't have any police friend and even don't know any officer's name. But after Dallas and Baton Rouge police officer deaths at ambush, I decide to do something for them--- just start from a small step—donate $30. More in the future!

$100
Anonymous
17 months ago
SM
$700
skip mcgee
18 months ago

This is a donation made possible by the 9th District Dayton,Ohio Masonic Lodge and Mad River Armory and Range of Springfield,Ohio.

DM
$100
David McKibben
18 months ago

From the Worshipful Master, Officers and members of St. John's Lodge No. 260, Carlisle, PA

Jennifer Cobb
19 months ago

People are grieving the loss of a great officer that was killed protecting others. I respectfully ask those of you that have negative comments to find other outlets to express your ill thoughts.

+ Read More
KE
Kathy Elliott
19 months ago

I took DART from Plano to downtown for seven years. I remember Officer Thompson from his patrolling DART to keep us safe. I never had a conversation with him, but remember him well. I'm sick about this man's murder. Can we not, as children of God, all come together? I really don't care what color you are. We all bleed red. Please, God.... Open up the hearts of all mankind to just get over all of this racial crap. Please, God.... Please, God...... Please, God..... hear our prayers. Go to church on Sunday. Pray. Let your voices be heard. Our Father, who art in Heaven, holy is your name. Thy kingdom come, thy will be done, on earth as it is in Heaven....

+ Read More
Pam Daniel
19 months ago
6
6

I am a DART RIDER and remember meeting Brent Thonpson while riding DART. He was a very pleasant and personable man. I am deeply saddened by this senseless loss and am praying for his family and all of the families of the Officers involved. May he Rest in Peace.

+ Read More
Stephen Stone
19 months ago
5
5

Because I live my life dedicated to working in public transit, I have known a lot of great people that have provided protection and security for those who depend on the trains and buses and want to ride safely to their destination. Brent Thompson did not deserve this and for all Transit Police Departments including DART, I give my thanks for your service and will gladly contribute to help his family in their time of loss. My thoughts and prayers go out to all who grieve.

+ Read More
Curnelius Arnick
19 months ago
5
5

With an opportunity to give back, Arnique's has designed a shirt to help raise funds for the family of Officer Brent Thompson. With each purchase, funds will be donated to his Go Fund Me account. With a connection to DART, Arnique's is honored to help out anyway that we can. For Oak Cliff will also receive a portion of the funds . Their aim is to help build stronger communities in which we can connect, empower, and support students and neighborhoods of all levels in Dallas. Our goal is to help unite the city. Our city can no longer remain divided, we must come together as one! #OneDallas #DallasStrong http://www.arniques.com/store/p50/Dallas_Strong.html

+ Read More
Dawn Robinson-Bryant
19 months ago
3
3

I am from Corsicana but did not know Brent but know many people that do,and have heard many wonderful stories about him and his family. It is a tragedy to say the very least,and my heart goes out to his family and the family of the other officers,you all are in my prayers!

+ Read More
Nathan Washington
19 months ago
1
1

Fucc that swine and his family. Justice was served.

+ Read More
Audrey De Jesus
19 months ago
1
1

People are looking for a GO fund me for all 5 Officers, not just one or 2 ..

+ Read More
Brittany Holmes
19 months ago
1
1

I truly am so sorry for your loss. I'm sorry I can't donate I don't have the money, but I can pray for y'all. I have many fwiends that work for DART. Again, my condolences. R. I. P. OFFICER. THOMPSON YOU WILL BE DEARLY MISSED. GOD BLESS Y'ALL!

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Marlene Koon
19 months ago
1
1

Prayers! So very sorry for your loss!

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Lee Awalt
19 months ago
1
1
Esequiel Urribes
19 months ago

Well well sorry for the lost May God have him in his arms .that's my prayers . This is for the law that kills people just for just cause there the law ask the law for money because the law don't think like this for the people that they kill that they have kids .Sorry but it's the true .Sorry for the lost .

+ Read More
Chrys Kiser
18 months ago

My Husband was a DART bus driver. He went home to his Savior last year. When we lose someone from DART, it's personal. God bless Emily and her family. My prayers for all our Blue and their families are daily.

+ Read More
Ern E Leon
18 months ago

My Name is Dep. E. Leon from the Cook County Sheriffs Dept in Illinois and Uncle to Former D.A.RT P.O. D. Leon and Current D.A.R.T P.O. F. Cuellar .... I want to personally thank everyone whom helped out this Brothers Family ..... Thank You All Very Much ..... BLUE LIVES MATTER ...... ALL LIVES MATTER .....

+ Read More
Dani Cantor
19 months ago

Rest in Peace my brother

+ Read More
Bryan Spellman
19 months ago

God speed brother. We keep your family in our prayers. May you find comfort in the celestial lodge above and your family find comfort in knowing that your journey is not over. God bless family and friends of Bro. / Officer Thompson.

+ Read More
Tracy Kitts
19 months ago

From the wife or a Police Sergeant, my heart is bleeding for all of you. I couldn't even imagine being in your families shoes. I am so, very sorry and will continue sending big love and prayers to all of you. God speed, sir and fly high! ♡

+ Read More
Diane Harrison Simpson
19 months ago

Our thoughts and prayers are with all the families and friends of the Dallas officers that gave their lives to save the lives of so many others. We pray for healing, peace, guidance and understanding.

+ Read More
Maurice Jones
19 months ago

You will be forever missed B.T. and your sacrifice will not go in vain. You served the citizens of DALLAS County and the Customers of DART proudly. No words can truly share how I feel about this, I will say that we will see each other again in that Prefect Place and save us a seat at the table. I will Honor Brothers and Sisters like you each and everyday I put on my Blues. SMIB !!!!

+ Read More
Garl Boyd Latham
19 months ago

This breaks my heart. My sincere sympathy to Officer Thompson's family and friends. "And the peace of God, which passeth all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus." Philippians 4:7 "Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you: not as the world giveth, give I unto you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid." John 14:27

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