Corrections Officer Daniel G. Oaks

Corrections Officer Daniel G. Oaks

Yakima County Department of Corrections, Washington

End of Watch Saturday, August 1, 2020

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Daniel G. Oaks

Corrections Officer Dan Oaks died after contracting COVID-19 during an outbreak among staff and inmates at the Yakima County Jail.

Officer Oaks had served with the Yakima County Department of Corrections for 15 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 58
  • Tour 15 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause COVID19

communicable disease, COVID-19

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Corrections Officer Oaks,

Thank you for your sacrifice for our nation. May you be with the Lord and may he be with your family.

Det. Russ Cain
Pittsburgh PD

September 11, 2020

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