Sergeant Michael Todd Thomas

Sergeant Michael Todd Thomas

Griffin Police Department, Georgia

End of Watch Tuesday, September 28, 2021

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Michael Todd Thomas

Sergeant Todd Thomas died from complications as the result of contracting COVID-19 in the line of duty.

Sergeant Thomas was a United States Air Force veteran and had served with the Griffin Police Department for 22 years. Sergeant Thomas is survived by his wife, two children, 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.


  • Age 51
  • Tour 22 years
  • Badge 2007
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause COVID19
  • Incident Date Thursday, September 9, 2021

communicable disease, COVID-19

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Sheriff Brad Swain, along with the deputies & staff of MCSO, offer our heartfelt sympathy to your entire department and to the family of your fallen Officer, Sgt. Todd Thomas. May the outpouring of support and encouragement you receive from agencies both near and far, provide you with peace and comfort at this difficult time.

Liane Johnson, #53-66
Monroe County Sheriff's Office

December 8, 2021

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