NYPD detective from Buchanan dies of COVID-19 complications

Officials confirm 43-year-old Detective Jeffrey Scalf of Buchanan died Monday.

News 12 Staff

Apr 14, 2020, 3:38 PM

Updated 1,504 days ago


An NYPD detective from Westchester is now one of the latest members to pass away from complications related to COVID-19.          
Officials confirm 43-year-old Detective Jeffrey Scalf, of Buchanan, died Monday.
Chopper 12 was overhead today as Scalf's body was escorted from New-York Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital to Yorktown Funeral Home in Shrub Oak.
His passing along with the death of 43-year-old Detective Raymond Abear, of Queens, brings the total number of NYPD detectives lost in the pandemic to four.
Both men were married with children.
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