Madison Police on Sunday announced the death of an officer.

Officer Jim Mack Jr., died Friday at his home as the result of a medical-related issue, MPD announced Sunday afternoon.


“It is with great sorrow that the Madison Police Department announces the death of Officer Jim Mack, Jr. Badge# 378,” the department said in a Facebook post.

“Officer Mack had 11 years of service with the Madison Police Department and was a 19-year veteran of law enforcement. Officer Mack was discovered deceased from a medical related issue on Friday, January 03, 2019 in Jackson, Mississippi.”

Arrangements are still being discussed and the family has not released the details of the arrangements at this time.

“We would like to express our sympathy and offer our prayers to the family of Officer Jim Mack Jr.,” MPD said. “He was a valued member of this Department and he will be greatly missed.”