Police Officer Gregory M. Santangelo

Police Officer Gregory M. Santangelo

Frederick Police Department, Maryland

End of Watch Tuesday, December 28, 2021

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Gregory M. Santangelo

Police Officer Greg Santangelo died from complications as a result of contracting COVID-19 in the line of duty.

Officer Santangelo was a United States Marine Corps veteran who served eight years with the Frederick City Police Department and had previously served 13 years with the Frederick County Sheriff's Office. He is survived by his wife, three children, and father.

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 50
  • Tour 21 years
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause COVID19
  • Incident Date Not available

communicable disease, COVID-19


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