Corrections Officer V Thomas Adedayo Ogungbire

Corrections Officer V Thomas Adedayo Ogungbire

Texas Department of Criminal Justice - Correctional Institutions Division, Texas

End of Watch Thursday, June 11, 2020

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Thomas Adedayo Ogungbire

Corrections Officer V Thomas Ogungbire died after contracting COVID-19 during an outbreak at the Hutchins State Jail in Dallas County.

Officer Ogungbire had served with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for 10 years. He is survived by his wife and two children.

In early 2020, thousands of law enforcement officers and other first responders throughout the country contracted COVID-19 during the worldwide pandemic due to requirements of their job. Many of these first responders died as a result of COVID-19.

Bio

  • Age 54
  • Tour 10 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause COVID19
  • Incident Date Tuesday, April 14, 2020

communicable disease, COVID-19

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I am completely saddened by learning of Thomas passing away. We worked together at the Mansfield Law Enforcement Center as young correction officers. He could bring laughter to any room! Rest In Peace my friend

Officer Joe Jones
Rio Vista Police Department

January 7, 2021

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