Police Officer John Leonard Shaw

Police Officer John Leonard Shaw

Breckenridge Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Saturday, June 11, 1949

John Leonard Shaw

Officer John Shaw was shot and killed in the line of duty. He was attempting to serve a warrant for assault to cause death, when he was shot. The suspect was sentenced to life in prison on September 16, 1949.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Sentenced to Life Imprisonment

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
GOD Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito

June 15, 2015

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