Officer Rank: Police Officer
Memorial Panel: 45-W: 31
Department: New York City, New York, P.D.
End of Watch: 09/27/2017
Cause: Physical-related incident
Length of Service: 20
Police Officer Gaines performed duties related to the rescue and recovery work after the terrorist attack at the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. Officer Gaines died due to metastatic cancer of the tonsil on September 27, 2017.