Data Shows COVID-19 as Leading Cause of Death in Law Enforcement This Year – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
coronavirus Data Shows COVID-19 as Leading Cause of Death in Law Enforcement This Year By Alanna Quillen • Published 1 hour ago • Updated 1 hour ago NBCUniversal, Inc. It's another heartbreaking statistic that we've seen come out of this pandemic. More officers died from COVID-19 than they did from any other cause, both this year and last year. Our redesigned local news and weather app is live! Download it for Apple or Android— and sign up for alerts. That’s what data is showing from the National Law Enforcement Officer's Memorial Fund, which spoke out this week about the findings.