Agent Miguel Angel Martínez-Ortiz

Agent Miguel Angel Martínez-Ortiz

Puerto Rico Police Department, Puerto Rico

End of Watch Friday, April 24, 2020

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Miguel Angel Martínez-Ortiz

Agent Miguel Martínez-Ortiz died after contracting COVID-19 while on duty.

Agent Martínez-Ortiz had served with the Puerto Rico Police Department for 28 years and was assigned to a federal Homeland Security Investigations task force.

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 56
  • Tour 28 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause COVID19

communicable disease, COVID-19

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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice is one that will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren. Rest in peace always and may God Bless your family and loved ones always.

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

April 24, 2021

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