Update On The NYPD Response To The Coronavirus Outbreak

Published on May 26, 2020, 7:11 pm
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Sick Report Daily Update

On Tuesday, May 26, 2020, 941 uniformed members of the NYPD were on sick report which accounts for 2.60% of the Department’s uniformed workforce. That is down from a high of 19.80%. To date, 5,739 members of the NYPD have tested positive for coronavirus.

As of today, Tuesday, May 26, 2020, 5,614 members of the NYPD have returned to work full duty after recovering from a positive test for the coronavirus and 67 uniformed members plus 15 civilian members are still out sick diagnosed with coronavirus.

Let us remember and pray for the 43 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., Monday, May 25, 2020 and 08:00 a.m., Tuesday, May 26, 2020:

·         NYPD officers visited 2,695 supermarkets and pharmacies of which 1,036 were closed.

·         NYPD officers visited 6,792 bars and restaurants of which 5,364 were closed. 

·         NYPD officers visited 1,148 public spaces of which 745 were closed. 

·         NYPD officers visited 2,533 personal care facilities of which 2,533 were closed. 

Social Distancing Enforcement

On May 25, 2020, no summonses were issued in regard to social distancing enforcement.

All numbers are preliminary and subject to change.

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