Major Rickie A. Groves

Major Rickie A. Groves

Kennett Police Department, Missouri

End of Watch Friday, October 16, 2020

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Rickie A. Groves

Major Rickie Groves died after contracting COVID-19 during a presumed exposure at the Kennett Police Department.

Major Groves had served with the Kennett Police Department for 35 years. He is survived by his five 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 69
  • Tour 36 years
  • Badge 902

Incident Details

  • Cause COVID19
  • Incident Date Thursday, September 17, 2020

communicable disease, COVID-19

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Rest in peace Brother....My thoughts are with your family, friends, and the members of your agency during this most difficult and tragic time....

LT. Joseph Ward, Ret
Jackson, NJ PD

October 19, 2020

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