Update On The NYPD Response To The Coronavirus Outbreak

Published on April 30, 2020, 8:12 pm
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Sick Report Daily Update

On Thursday, April 30, 2020, 2,667 uniformed members of the NYPD were on sick report which accounts for 7.40% of the Department’s uniformed workforce. That is down from a high of 19.80%. To date, 5,049 members of the NYPD have tested positive for coronavirus.

As of today, Thursday, April 30, 2020, 4,043 members of the NYPD have returned to work full duty after recovering from a positive test for the coronavirus and 753 uniformed members plus 216 civilian members are still out sick diagnosed with coronavirus.

And let us remember and pray for the 37 members of the service that have died due to coronavirus-related illness.

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., Wednesday April 29, 2020 and 08:00 a.m., Thursday, April 30, 2020:

  • NYPD officers visited 2,995 supermarkets and pharmacies 1,421 of which were closed.
  • NYPD officers visited 7,191 bars and restaurants 5,451 of which were closed. 
  • NYPD officers visited 1,149 public places of which 792 were closed. 
  • NYPD officers visited 3,138 personal care facilities of 3,138 which were closed. 

There were no arrests and no summonses issued in regard to these visits.

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