Detective Charles C. Vroom

Detective Charles C. Vroom

Nassau County Police Department, New York

End of Watch Sunday, September 12, 2021

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Charles C. Vroom

Detective Chuck Vroom died from complications as the result of contracting COVID-19 while working at the Third Precinct at 214 Hillside Avenue in Williston Park.

Detective Vroom had served with Nassau County Police Department for 17 years and had previously served with the New York Police Department for seven years. He is survived by his son.

He was posthumously promoted to the rank of Detective.

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 52
  • Tour 24 years
  • Badge 529

Incident Details

  • Cause COVID19
  • Incident Date Not available

communicable disease, COVID-19


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Chuck, it was an honor to serve with you. You will be missed by all of us in the 3rd. Thank you for always putting a smile on my face when i needed it. Rest In Peace. ~309

Police Officer Kristian Sorensen
Nassau County Police Department, NY

October 24, 2021

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