Officer Rank: Deputy U.S. Marshal
Memorial Panel: 56-E: 29
Department: U.S. Marshals Service
End of Watch: June 14, 2015
Years of Service: 15
Description: Deputy U.S. Marshal Marshal Toro assisted with evacuations and search and rescue missions during and after the 9/11 attacks. Deputy Marshal Toro developed this illness after exposure to chemicals while performing duties related to the recovery work in the aftermath of the terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center. Deputy Marshal Toro died of prostate cancer on June 14, 2015. Deputy Toro's cancer was certified by the WTC health program to receive treatment benefits.