Edwin Hernandez

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Service Record

Jersey City New Jersey Police Department

Rank Officer
Last Known Status Terminated[1]

Incident Reports

2022 Collision with Douglas Salom

Dashcam Video

On February 8, 2022, Hernandez was responding to a call about a stolen car when he struck a man who ran into the road from between two parked cars.[1]

Salom's leg was broken. Hernandez and his partner rendered aid until an ambulance arrived.[1]

The incident was captured on Hernandez's dash camera.[1]

Response Timeline

On November 16, 2022, Salom filed a lawsuit against the city, the department, and Hernandez.[2]

In April 2023, Hernandez was fired for excessive speed and causing serious injury to the victim.[1]

In August 2023, Hernandez's punishment was changed to four months of unpaid suspension, after which he was reinstated.[3]

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