Robinson Township Police Department, Pennsylvania
End of Watch Saturday, November 6, 2021
Sergeant Scotty Patton died from complications as the result of contracting COVID-19 in the line of duty.
Sergeant Patton had served with the Robinson Township Police Department for 11 years.
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.