Senior Detention Officer Alexander Reginald PettiwayRest in Peace Bro…We Got The Watch
Durham County Sheriff's Office, North Carolina
End of Watch Saturday, April 25, 2020
Tour 23 years
Incident Date Monday, April 13, 2020
Senior Detention Officer Alexander Pettiway died after contracting COVID-19 during an outbreak at the Durham County Detention Center.
Officer Pettiway had served with the Durham County Sheriff's Office for 23 years. He is survived by his brother and sister.
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 died as a result of COVID-19.
Nemo me impune lacessit
Day is done, Gone the sun, From the lake, From the hills, From the sky. All is well, Safely rest, God is nigh.