Chief of Police Marvin Wayne Trejo

Chief of Police Marvin Wayne Trejo

Dumas Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Sunday, May 10, 2020

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Marvin Wayne Trejo

Chief of Police Marvin Trejo died after contracting COVID-19 during an outbreak within the Dumas Police Department.

Chief Trejo was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and had served in law enforcement for 30 years. He is survived by his wife and four children.

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 58
  • Tour 30 years
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause COVID19
  • Incident Date Thursday, April 16, 2020

communicable disease, COVID-19

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To Chief Trejo’s family and friends, both blood and blue, I offer my deepest sympathies on your loss. On May 10-11, I will be riding my bicycle with the NJ chapter of Law Enforcement United to honor his memory. We honor the fallen and remember the survivors.

Sgt. Missy Sugalski
Long Hill Twp. PD

May 9, 2021

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