Officer Bruce Thomas Hinman

Officer Bruce Thomas Hinman

California Highway Patrol, California

End of Watch Tuesday, October 3, 1995

Bruce Thomas Hinman

Officer Hinman died one week after being struck by a drunk driver. He was assisting a motorist when the drunk driver struck the disabled vehicle at 60 mph, which in turn struck him.
Officer Hinman had been with the agency for nine years and was survived by his wife and three sons.


  • Age 34
  • Tour 9 years
  • Badge 11820

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Incident Date Thursday, September 28, 1995
  • Weapon Automobile; Alcohol involved
  • Offender Not available

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Rest In Peace Brother. Thank you for your service and sacrifice on the 22nd anniversary of your EOW.

Officer Mike Robinson, (Ret)
City of Upland, CA

October 3, 2017

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