Corrections Officer V Jerry EsparzaRest in Peace Bro…We Got The Watch
Texas Department of Criminal Justice - Institutional Division, Texas
End of Watch Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Tour 25 years
Incident Date Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Corrections Officer V Jerry Esparza died after contracting COVID-19 during an outbreak among staff and inmates at the Jester III Unit in Richmond, Texas.
Officer Esparza had served with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for 25 years. He is survived by his wife and four children.
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.