Deputy Sheriff Leo Borders

Deputy Sheriff Leo Borders

Washtenaw County Sheriff's Department, Michigan

End of Watch Wednesday, August 3, 1966

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Leo Borders

Deputy Borders was killed in an automobile accident during a vehicle pursuit of four suspects. Deputy Borders' partner was also seriously injured in the crash.
Deputy Borders had been with the agency for two years and was survived by his expectant wife and daughter.


  • Age 28
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Not available

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Rest in peace knowing that your service and sacrifice will never be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

August 3, 2020

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