Patrolman Keith John Nivala

Patrolman Keith John Nivala

Westminster Police Department, Massachusetts

End of Watch Sunday, August 20, 1989

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Keith John Nivala

Patrolman Keith Nivala was killed when a fleeing motorist crashed into his patrol car on Route 2.

Patrolman Nivala served as a part-time officer with the Westminster Police Department, and also served as a full-time officer with the Massachusetts Department of Corrections. He had served with the agency for six years.


  • Age 27
  • Tour 6 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Not available

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Rest in peace always knowing that your service and sacrifice will be remembered by your law enforcement brethren.

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

August 20, 2020

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