Detective Sergeant Steven Ernest Bauer

Detective Sergeant Steven Ernest Bauer

North Miami Police Department, Florida

End of Watch Friday, January 3, 1992

Steven Ernest Bauer

Detective Steven Bauer was shot and killed while escorting bank tellers to their windows while working an off duty, uniformed security detail.

As he escorted the tellers from the main branch to the drive through windows, they were ambushed by six suspects and Sergeant Bauer was shot in the neck. The suspects were apprehended approximately one week later and convicted of his murder.

Detective Bauer is survived by his wife, three children, father, and six siblings.


  • Age 39
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 88

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Convicted

off duty

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Rest in peace my brother.

Lieutenant Ray Flores
NYPD (retired)

January 3, 2018

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