P-O- Bruce R- Niedoborski #17196

P.O. Bruce R. Niedoborski #17196

Name: Niedoborski, Bruce R.
Star: 17196
Memorial Panel #: 8
Rank: Police Officer
District / Unit: 002
End of Watch: 18 August 1989
Incident Details: Police Officer Bruce Niedoborski, 42, was a 7-year veteran of the Chicago Police Department, assigned to the 002 District. On August 18, 1989, the officer became ill while driving his patrol car. According to witnesses, Officer Niedoborski was unconscious and slumped over his steering wheel in the moments prior to colliding with a semitrailer truck on the 4600 block of South Halsted Street. Officer Niedoborski died of injuries he sustained during the vehicular collision. Officer Niedoborski is survived by his daughter, Kelly, and his parents.