Former Police Lieutenant Milton E. Medina, age 70 passed away on Thursday, May 5, 2022.
He started his career as an EMT before joining The Newark Police Department. Milton rose through the ranks of the Newark Police Department, finishing his career as Police Lieutenant of Newark’s East District 3 rd Precinct. He also co-founded The Hispanic Law Enforcement Association. Milton was a true mentor and friend to many Police Officers and other members of the Law Enforcement Community.
Milton was born in Arecibo Puerto Rico on October 8,1951.
He is survived by: son Milton Medina and wife Adriena, son Sam Medina and partner Corey, son Mark Medina and wife Jessica, daughter Melinda Diab and husband John, 6 grandchildren, siblings Oscar Medina, Maria Medina, Ernie Medina, and Lottie Mercado, and many nieces and nephews.