As of August, 5 2020, we have identified 183 security officers who have died after being infected with the Coronavirus.
183 security officers have died from the COVID-19 virus since February 2020.
All of them had worked during some part of the Pandemic and became ill shortly afterward. Six of those who became infected and lost their lives after returning to work.
The security personnel who have given their lives worked in these areas including:
Colleges and Universities
Retail Including Shopping Mall and Big Box Stores
Hospital or Other Medical Facility
Juvenile Justice and Private Corrections
47 of those deceased were female and 136 were male.
We found that the median age was 53 based on the statistical information of more than 50% of those listed.
However, due to the lack of complete data, we cannot with any certainty, estimate the exact median age of this group.
There have been 48 other non-COVID-19 related deaths of on-duty security officers bringing the total number of deaths to 231,