BPD Sgt. John Lawrence and his family
Sergeant John Lawrence
Bend Police Dept.
On, Thursday, December 4th, at 9:46 pm, Bend Police and Fire Department personnel responded to the residence of Sgt. John Lawrence, of the Bend Police Department, regarding a medical emergency.
Lifesaving efforts were administered to Sgt. John Lawrence, by both police and fire personnel. Sgt. Lawrence was transported to the Saint Charles Medical Center Emergency Room, where he received additional lifesaving efforts. Those efforts were unsuccessful, and his death was determined to be of natural causes.
John Lawrence began his career in law enforcement with the Deschutes County Sherriff’s Office, where he worked for 4 ½ years. He then worked for the Bend Police Department for 10 years, and promoted to Sgt. in January 2014.
John is survived by his wife, Jennifer, and his children, Alyssa and Ryker.
If you would like to make a donation to the “John Lawrence Memorial Fund”, please reference account number 78088 at any Mid-Oregon Federal Credit Union.