Detective Jack V. Polimeni

Detective Jack V. Polimeni

New York City Police Department, New York

End of Watch Friday, April 10, 2020

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Jack V. Polimeni

Detective Jack Polimeni died from complications as the result of contracting COVID-19 during a presumed exposure while on duty.

Detective Polimeni had served with the New York City Police Department for 23 years and was assigned to the Manhattan Warrant Squad. He is survived by his wife, mother, and sister.

Beginning 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 have died as a result of COVID-19, and continue to do so as the virus spreads across the United States.


  • Age 50
  • Tour 23 years
  • Badge 642

Incident Details

  • Cause COVID19
  • Incident Date Monday, March 23, 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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