Officer Troy Allen Adkins

Officer Troy Allen Adkins

United States Department of Homeland Security - Customs and Border Protection - Office of Field Operations, U.S. Government

End of Watch Thursday, December 31, 2020

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Troy Allen Adkins

Officer Troy Adkins died from complications as the result of contracting COVID-19 while on duty at the Port of El Paso in El Paso, Texas.

Officer Adkins was a U.S. Navy veteran and had served with the United States Customs and Border Protection - Office of Field Operations for 13 years. He is survived by his wife, son, three stepchildren, and two grandchildren.

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 48
  • Tour 13 years
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause COVID19
  • Location Texas
  • Incident Date Not available

communicable disease, COVID-19

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Officer Adkins,
On today, the 1st anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for our Country-not just as a Law Enforcement Officer but also when you served with the USN. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deep sympathy.

Fair Winds And Following Seas

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol

December 31, 2021

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