Correctional Lieutenant II Dennis Eugene Boykin

Correctional Lieutenant II Dennis Eugene Boykin

North Carolina Department of Public Safety - Division of Adult Correction and Juvenile Justice, North Carolina

End of Watch Tuesday, October 12, 2021

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Dennis Eugene Boykin

Correctional Lieutenant II Dennis Boykin died from complications as the result of contracting COVID-19 while serving at the Nash Correctional Institution at 2869 US 64 in Nashville.

Correctional Lieutenant II Boykin had served with the North Carolina Department of Public Safety - Division of Adult Correction and Juvenile Justice for over 18 years. He is survived by his wife and 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 62
  • Tour 18 years, 6 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause COVID19
  • Incident Date Tuesday, September 14, 2021

communicable disease, COVID-19

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My thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of Correctional Lieutenant II Dennis Boykin. I am so sorry for your loss. The service and sacrifice of Correctional Lieutenant II Boykin will not be forgotten.

Deborah C.
Wife, Mother, Aunt of LEOs
Maryland

January 1, 2022

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