Patrolman Gary Louis Walker

Patrolman Gary Louis Walker

Bloomingdale Police Department, New Jersey

End of Watch Friday, April 24, 2020

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Gary Louis Walker

Patrolman Gary Walker died as the result of contracting COVID-19 while on duty.

Patrolman Walker had served with the Bloomingdale Police Department for 20 years. He is survived by his wife and one child.

Beginning in early 2020, due to the requirements of their job, thousands of law enforcement officers and other first responders throughout the United States contracted COVID-19 during the worldwide pandemic. Hundreds of law enforcement officers died from medical complications as a result of contracting the virus while remaining on duty and interacting with the community.

Bio

  • Age 53
  • Tour 20 years
  • Badge 1

Incident Details

  • Cause COVID19
  • Incident Date Friday, March 13, 2020

communicable disease, COVID-19

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On this actual one year anniversary of your death I’d like to reiterate my previous reflection and say that your law enforcement family will always remember. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

April 24, 2021

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