A message from a Manchester, NH police officer, received via the BPD Web site on Cityofboston.gov.

"To whom it may concern, As a police officer in Manchester NH I wish to thank your agency for the extensive help and support that you have given the MPD regarding the murder of Officer Mike Briggs. From the capture of the accused to your kinds words today 11/6 in Dorchester Dist Ct to your help escorting us home. You have been compassionate, kind and extremely professional. From all of us at the MPD and from Mike Briggs. THANK YOU VERY MUCH."