Update On The NYPD Response To The Coronavirus Outbreak

Published on May 02, 2020, 6:17 pm
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Sick Report Daily Update

On Saturday, May 02, 2020, 2,160 uniformed members of the NYPD were on sick report which accounts for 6.00% of the Department’s uniformed workforce. That is down from a high of 19.80%. To date, 5,225 members of the NYPD have tested positive for coronavirus.

As of today, Saturday, May 02, 2020, 4,405 members of the NYPD have returned to work full duty after recovering from a positive test for the coronavirus and 639 uniformed members plus 144 civilian members are still out sick diagnosed with coronavirus.

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., Friday, May 01, 2020 and 08:00 a.m., Saturday, May 02, 2020:

  • NYPD officers visited 2,864 supermarkets and pharmacies of which 1413 were closed.
  • NYPD officers visited 6,833 bars and restaurants of which 5,434 were closed. 
  • NYPD officers visited 1,144 public places of which 828 were closed. 
  • NYPD officers visited 2,925 personal care facilities of which 2,925 were closed. 

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