Police Officer Jorge L. Gil, Jr.

Police Officer Jorge L. Gil, Jr.

Haines City Police Department, Florida

End of Watch Monday, February 29, 2016

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Jorge L. Gil, Jr.

Police Officer Jorge Gil passed away after suffering a stroke while on duty on February 17th, 2016.

Earlier in the day, he had responded to several emergency events. Another officer transported him to the emergency room after he complained of not feeling well. Once at the hospital it was determined he had suffered a stroke. His condition worsened and he passed away on February 29th, 2016.

Officer Gil was a U.S. Army veteran and had served with the Haines City Police Department for four years. He is survived by his wife and three children.


  • Age 41
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge H944
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Duty related illness
  • Incident Date Tuesday, February 16, 2016

emergency response

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Officer Gil,
On today, the 4th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Haines City. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


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February 29, 2020

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