Correctional Officer Jairo Antonio Bravo

Correctional Officer Jairo Antonio Bravo

Miami-Dade County Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, Florida

End of Watch Thursday, July 30, 2020

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Jairo Antonio Bravo

Correctional Officer Jairo Bravo died as the result of complications after contracting COVID-19 during an outbreak among employees and inmates at the Turner Guilford Knight Correctional Center at 7000 NW 41st Street in Miami, Florida.

Officer Bravo had served with the Miami-Dade County Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation for six months and had previously served with the Florida Department of Corrections for three years. He is survived by his mother.

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.


  • Age 48
  • Tour 3 years, 6 months
  • Badge 7761

Incident Details

  • Cause COVID19
  • Incident Date Monday, July 13, 2020

communicable disease, COVID-19

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Officer Bravo,
On today, the 1st anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Miami-Dade County. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

July 30, 2021

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