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Officer Bruce A. Petersen | Arizona Department of Public Safety, Arizona Arizona Department of Public Safety, Arizona


Bruce A. Petersen

Arizona Department of Public Safety, Arizona

End of Watch: Tuesday, October 20, 1987

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 30

Tour: 2 years, 6 months

Badge # 3536

Cause: Automobile accident

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Officer Petersen was killed in an automobile accident while pursuing a speeding vehicle on State Route 61 near Concho, Arizona. His patrol car left the roadway and struck a large tree.

Officer Petersen had served with the agency for 2.5 years. He was survived by his expectant wife and three sons.

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