Officer Ludwig Bruno

Officer Ludwig Bruno

Fort Worth Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Wednesday, March 2, 1977

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Ludwig Bruno

Officer Ludwig Bruno was injured when he was struck by a vehicle in a hit-and-run accident. Officer Bruno was directing traffic directing traffic at an accident scene when he was stuck. Officer Bruno died one month later from his injuries.

The driver was apprehended and sentenced to five years probation.

Officer Bruno had served with the agency for 2.5 years.


  • Age 29
  • Tour 2 years, 6 months
  • Badge 1452

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Incident Date Sunday, February 6, 1977
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Sentenced to five years probation

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Just letting you know 10 years after my last post here, I still haven’t forgotten you buddy. You’re better off in heaven than here I know. You wouldn’t even believe what’s going on today. I’m still thankful for you my friend. God bless you every day!

Towing Operator

November 19, 2020

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