On March 13, 2017, Trooper Brian S. Falb died from cancer stemming from his assignment to the World Trade Center Site, following the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001.
In response to the events of 9/11, Trooper Falb was assigned to aid with the search and recovery efforts in New York City, as part of the New York State Police Detail.
He entered the State Police on May 4, 1998 and served the Division for 19 years.
He was last assigned to the New York State Police - Troop B Traffic Incident Management Unit.
He is survived by his wife, their children and his mother.