Phoenix Police Department
Officer Ginarro New EOW 5/31/2021
Phoenix Police Officer Ginarro New was driving his patrol vehicle when he was hit by a drunk driver who ran a red light. The accident happened after Officer New entered the intersection of Greenway Parkway and Cave Creek Road in North Phoenix. The impact sent Officer New’s patrol SUV through a brick wall and it came to rest on its side in a parking lot. Officer New died from his injuries sustained in the accident. The driver of the vehicle that ran the red light also died in the accident, and was found to be intoxicated with a blood alcohol level of 0.233. Officer New joined to Phoenix Police Department in 2019, and made a lasting impression on his coworkers in a short period of time. He is survived by his wife, mother, brother, and grandmother.