NYPD Firefighter, Jose Valdez, 37, Arrested

Published on February 04, 2023, 9:44 am
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On Friday, February 03, 2023, at 2144 hours, the following 37-year-old male off-duty New York City employee was arrested and charged within the confines of the 45th Precinct in the Bronx.


Jose Valdez
NYPD Firefighter


  • DWI;
  • DWAI by alcohol;
  • refusal to take breath test;
  • operator leaves scene with propery damage.

The investigation remains ongoing.

All charges are merely accusations and all defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stopperswebsite or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.