Update On The NYPD Response To The Coronavirus Outbreak

Published on May 08, 2020, 5:34 am
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Sick Report Daily Update

On Friday, May 08, 2020, 1,477 uniformed members of the NYPD were on sick report which accounts for 4.10% of the Department’s uniformed workforce. That is down from a high of 19.80%. To date, 5,393 members of the NYPD have tested positive for coronavirus.

As of today, Friday, May 08, 2020, 4,939 members of the NYPD have returned to work full duty after recovering from a positive test for the coronavirus and 316 uniformed members plus 97 civilian members are still out sick diagnosed with coronavirus.

Let us remember and pray for the 41 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., Thursday, May 07, 2020 and 08:00 a.m., Friday, May 08, 2020:

  • NYPD officers visited 3,013 supermarkets and pharmacies of which 1,351 were closed.
  • NYPD officers visited 7,438 bars and restaurants of which 5,297 were closed. 
  • NYPD officers visited 1,191 public places of which 801 were closed. 
  • NYPD officers visited 3,094 personal care facilities of which 3,094 were closed. 

Social Distancing Enforcement

On May 07, 2020, four arrests were made and eight summonses were issued in regard to social distancing enforcement.

All numbers are preliminary and subject to change.

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