Sergeant Richard Paul Brown

Sergeant Richard Paul Brown

Fresno Police Department, California

End of Watch Wednesday, February 17, 2021

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Richard Paul Brown

Sergeant Paul Brown died from complications as the result of contracting COVID-19 while on duty.

Sergeant Brown had served with the Fresno Police Department for 28 years and was assigned to the Central District. 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 56
  • Tour 28 years
  • Badge S124

Incident Details

  • Cause COVID19
  • Incident Date Tuesday, January 5, 2021

communicable disease, COVID-19

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I am sorry for your loss to the Family, Fellow Officers, and Friends. I will keep all of you in my prayers.

Retired Fire Lieutenant Frank J Corasan
Baltimore City Fire Department

August 22, 2021

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