Caldwell County Sheriff’s Office, Texas
End of Watch Sunday, August 29, 2021
Sergeant Jason Donaldson died from complications as the result of contracting COVID-19 while working at the Caldwell County Jail.
Sergeant Donaldson served with the Caldwell County Sheriff’s Office for 11 years. He is survived by his wife and three children.
Beginning in early 2020, due to the requirements of their job, thousands of law enforcement officers and other first responders throughout the United States contracted COVID-19 during the worldwide pandemic. Hundreds of law enforcement officers died from medical complications as a result of contracting the virus while remaining on duty and interacting with the community.