Detective Marcus Thomas

Detective Marcus Thomas

Newark Police Department, New Jersey

End of Watch Monday, September 28, 2020

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Marcus Thomas

Detective Marcus Thomas died as the result of complications after contracting COVID-19 in the line of duty.

Detective Thomas had served with the Newark Police Department for 27 years.

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 50
  • Tour 27 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause COVID19
  • Incident Date Not available

communicable disease, COVID-19

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Det. Thomas,
Sir, I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Newark. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol

November 15, 2021

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