In Memoriam 2022
Dallas Police Department, Texas
End of Watch: Sunday, January 2, 2022
Police Officer Chris Gibson died from complications as a result of contracting COVID-19 in the line of duty.
Officer Gibson had served with the Dallas Police Department for over 24 years. He is survived by his wife and two daughters.
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.