Police Officer Jason Timothy Swanger

Police Officer Jason Timothy Swanger

Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, Nevada

End of Watch Thursday, June 24, 2021

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Jason Timothy Swanger

Police Officer Jason Swanger died from complications as the result of contracting COVID-19 in the line of duty.

Officer Swanger was a veteran of both the U.S. Navy and the Army National Guard. He had served with the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department for seven years and was assigned to the Enterprise Area Command. He is survived by his wife, daughter, son, parents, and brother.

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.


  • Age 41
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge 14743
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause COVID19
  • Incident Date Friday, June 11, 2021

communicable disease, COVID-19

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Rest in peace Police Officer Jason Swanger and thank you for your service.

CBP Officer(retired), Luis R Otero
DHS/Bureau Of Customs And Border Protection

November 2, 2021

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