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Colo. Officer Charged In DUI Joyride Retires

August 16, 2011  | 

The impaired Aurora (Colo.) Police Department officer who was arrested driving his patrol car with another officer to a police funeral in South Dakota has resigned and retired.

Officer Bradley Bickett and Gerald Kirby were pulled over near Torrington, Wyo., by a Goshen County Sheriff's deputy. Officer Kirby was tossing beer cans out of the cruiser's window.

The officers were on their way to the memorial service in Rapid City, S.D., for an officer who was killed in the line of duty.

Source: Denver Post

Related: Colo. Cop Arrested DUI Driving Cruiser to Police Memorial

Tags: Officer Misconduct, Aurora (Colo.) PD, Colorado, South Dakota, Wyoming


Comments (5)

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notmeofficer @ 8/16/2011 6:02 PM

The epitome of stupid... and a sad way to end a career....

Ima Leprechaun @ 8/16/2011 10:57 PM

Cops are people too! Here's your sign!

carvel britt @ 8/17/2011 7:47 AM

do not drink and drive just dont do it,no matter who you are.

Tom @ 8/17/2011 8:35 AM

Throwing beer cans out of your patrol car while impaired is right up there with the officer who took off his uniform while on duty to join the ladies in the hot tub party.

Leonard McCarthy @ 8/17/2011 3:48 PM

Like my friend Ron White always says, "You can't fix stupid!!"

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