Update On The NYPD Response To The Coronavirus Outbreak

Published on April 18, 2020, 7:10 pm
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Sick Report Daily Update

On Saturday, April 18, 2020, 5,324 uniformed members of the NYPD were on sick report which accounts for 14.70% of the Department’s uniformed workforce. That is down from a high of 19.80%.

To date, 4,347 members of the NYPD have tested positive for coronavirus. As of today, Saturday, April 18, 2020, 2,089 members of the NYPD have returned to work full duty after recovering from a positive test for the coronavirus and 1,855 uniformed members plus 375 civilian members are still out sick diagnosed with coronavirus.

Citywide Patrols

Officers continue to visit restaurants, bars, supermarkets, salons and public spaces to remind individuals of the ban on congregating in public spaces and to practice social distancing.

Between 08:00 a.m., Friday, April 17, 2020 and 08:00 a.m, Saturday, April 18, 2020:

  • NYPD officers visited 2,614 supermarkets and pharmacies of which 1,342 were closed.
  • NYPD officers visited 6,877 bars and restaurants of which 5,509 were closed. 
  • NYPD officers visited 1,196 public places of which 696 were closed. 
  • NYPD officers visited 3,007 personal care facilities of which 3,007 were closed. 

There were a total of two arrests made in regard to these visits within the confines of the 47th Precinct. Ten Criminal Court Summonses were issued in regard to these visits within the confines of the 107th Precinct.

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