Correctional Officer Alexey Bladimir Aguilar

Correctional Officer Alexey Bladimir Aguilar

Miami-Dade County Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, Florida

End of Watch Friday, April 23, 2021

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Alexey Bladimir Aguilar

Correctional Officer Alexey Aguilar died from complications as a result of contracting COVID-19 in the line of duty while serving at the Pre-Trial Detention Center at 1321 NW 13th Street in Miami.

Correctional Officer Aguilar had served with the Miami-Dade County Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation for over six years. He is survived by his wife, three daughters, parents, and brother.

The Effects of COVID on Law Enforcement

Beginning in early 2020, thousands of law enforcement officers and other first responders throughout the country began to contract COVID-19 during the worldwide pandemic. Due to the nature of their job, law enforcement officers were required to work and interact with the community even as the majority of the country was self-quarantined. As a result, hundreds of officers died from COVID-related illnesses and other complications.

Corrections agencies, in particular, suffered tremendous losses due to the constant and close proximity between the corrections officers and large inmate populations. Since March 2020, ODMP has verified that over 900 law enforcement officers have died as the result of a confirmed or presumed exposure while on duty and continues to work with hundreds of other agencies that have suffered a COVID-related death.

Visit ODMP's COVID-19 memorial listing every officer who has died as a result of a confirmed or presumed exposure.


  • Age 42
  • Tour 6 years, 5 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause COVID19
  • Incident Date Not available

communicable disease, COVID-19

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Rest in peace Correctional Officer Aguilar.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

April 23, 2023

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