Trooper Robert Russell McGuire

Trooper Robert Russell McGuire

Nevada Highway Patrol, Nevada

End of Watch Tuesday, May 16, 1961

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Robert Russell McGuire

Trooper Robert McGuire was killed in a head-on collision with a drunk driver who was driving on the wrong side of a divided highway south of Las Vegas. Trooper McGuire was responding to an emergency call at the time the collision occurred.

The 41-year-old subject was charged with involuntary manslaughter and other traffic charges. He was convicted of involuntary manslaughter and sentenced to three months in jail.


  • Age 48
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile; Alcohol involved
  • Offender Sentenced to 3 months

DUI, emergency response

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