Chief of Transportation William T. Morris

Chief of Transportation William T. Morris

New York City Police Department, New York

End of Watch Saturday, June 6, 2020

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William T. Morris

Chief of Transportation William Morris died from complications as the result of contracting COVID-19 during a presumed exposure while on duty.

Chief Morris had served with the New York City Police Department for over 38 years. He is survived by his wife and three children.

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 61
  • Tour 38 years, 10 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause COVID19
  • Incident Date Friday, March 27, 2020

communicable disease, COVID-19

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Psalm 15
God bless.
Rest in peace brother.

Sgt. Paul Schanno
Minnesota Dept. of Corrections MCF-Stillwater

April 17, 2021

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