Senior Officer David Bryant Saavedra

Senior Officer David Bryant Saavedra

United States Department of Homeland Security - Customs and Border Protection - Office of Field Operations, U.S. Government

End of Watch Thursday, September 2, 2021

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David Bryant Saavedra

Senior Officer David Saavedra died from complications as the result of contracting COVID-19 while working at the Miami International Airport at 2100 NW 42nd Avenue in Miami.

Senior Officer Saavedra had served with the United States Department of Homeland Security - Customs and Border Protection for 10 years. He is survived by his two 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 33
  • Tour 10 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause COVID19
  • Location Florida
  • Incident Date Wednesday, July 21, 2021

communicable disease, COVID-19

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Always willing to teach and quick with a joke. Always learning in your unique way. Your smile and laughter will be missed. I’ll always remember that last drive to your side. You’ll always be missed. I’m proud to have called you brother.

Officer/Chaplain Adam Aronson
Customs & Border Protection

November 28, 2021

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