DEATH -DEAD / OBITUARIES : Deputy Jeff Hopkins has died, according to a statement posted online on April. 1, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
Today we join our entire community in mourning the loss of El Paso County Sheriff’s Deputy, Jeff Hopkins. While we know that this global pandemic will claim lives, that doesn’t lessen the hurt or the tragedy of the loss of a local law enforcement officer.
— Colorado Springs Mayor’s Office (@MayorofCOS) April 2, 2020
We stand with our brothers and sisters at the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office. Our hearts are with Deputy Jeff Hopkins, his family, friends, department, and our entire community. Gone but never forgotten. https://t.co/9gKTfPw6Wj
— Colorado Springs Police Department (@CSPDPIO) April 2, 2020
Please keep the @EPCSheriff in your thoughts and prayers. Deputy Jeff Hopkins, 41 served 20 years with the Sheriff’s Office has passed away due to contracting #COVID19. #officerdown #neverforgetthefallen #EOW #thinblueline #elpaso #colorado
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