Update On The NYPD Response To The Coronavirus Outbreak

Published on May 04, 2020, 7:48 pm
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Sick Report Daily Update

On Monday, May 04, 2020, 1,855 uniformed members of the NYPD were on sick report which accounts for 5.20% of the Department’s uniformed workforce. That is down from a high of 19.80%. To date, 5,237 members of the NYPD have tested positive for coronavirus.

As of today, Monday, May 04, 2020, 4,538 members of the NYPD have returned to work full duty after recovering from a positive test for the coronavirus and 535 uniformed members plus 126 civilian members are still out sick diagnosed with coronavirus.

Let us remember and pray for the 38 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., Sunday May 03, 2020 and 08:00 a.m., Monday, May 04, 2020:

  • NYPD officers visited 2,837 supermarkets and pharmacies of which 1,206 were closed.
  • NYPD officers visited 6,923 bars and restaurants of which 5,272 were closed. 
  • NYPD officers visited 1,141 public places of which 824 were closed. 
  • NYPD officers visited 2,715 personal care facilities of which 2,715 were closed. 

Social Distancing Enforcement

On May 03, 2020, 23 summonses were issued and 7 arrests were made in regard to social distancing enforcement

All numbers are preliminary and subject to change.

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