Police Officer Robin H. Nye

Police Officer Robin H. Nye

Columbus Division of Police, Ohio

End of Watch Friday, January 4, 1991

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Robin H. Nye

Officer Nye was killed when his patrol car was broadsided at the intersection of Cassidy Street and Airport Drives while responding to a call for help. Officer Nye's partner was critically injured and forced to give up his career as a law enforcement officer.

Officer Nye had served with the Columbus Division of Police for 26 years. He was survived by his wife and five children.


  • Age 52
  • Tour 26 years
  • Badge 750

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

response driving

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NEVER FORGET! Please help me honor the dedicated service and ultimate sacrifice of Police Officer Robin H. Nye of the Columbus Division of Police, Ohio and the additional 58 American Peace Officers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice on this date in history.

Superintendent Joe Morbitzer (Retired)
Ohio Bureau of Criminal Identification & Investigation

January 4, 2024

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