Deputy Sheriff Jacinto R. Navarro, Jr.
Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office, Florida
End of Watch: Tuesday, January 19, 2021
Cause of Death: COVID19
Deputy Sheriff Jacinto Navarro died from complications as the result of contracting COVID-19 in the line of duty.
Deputy Navarro had served with the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office for 38 years. He is survived by his wife and three children.
Beginning in early 2020, thousands of law enforcement officers and other first responders throughout the country contracted COVID-19 during the worldwide pandemic due to requirements of their job. Many of these first responders have died as a result of COVID-19, and continue to do so as the virus spreads across the United States.