Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 14 years
Badge # Not available
Cause: Vehicular assault
Incident Date: 7/22/1983
Weapon: Automobile; Alcohol involved
Offender: Not available
Officer Cilurso succumbed to injuries sustained 7 years earlier when he police motorcycle was struck by a drunk driver. He was responding with emergency equipment activated to a burglary in progress call when the driver turned in front of him and collided with this motorcycle.
He remained in a coma for several weeks. Once he came out of the coma he was physically and mentally impaired as a result of the severe trauma and head injuries he sustained. He died in his home on March 5, 1990.
Officer Cilurso had served with the Warner Robins Police Department for 2 years and had previously served with the Dania, Florida, Police Department for 12 years. He was survived by his son, parents, and sister.