Login | About Us | Contact Us | Search Connect With ODMP Facebook Twitter
ODMP Remembers...

Officer Frankie Mae Shivers | Hollywood Police Department, Florida Hollywood Police Department, Florida


Frankie Mae Shivers

Hollywood Police Department, Florida

End of Watch: Sunday, September 5, 1982

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 28

Tour: 9 months

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Officer's handgun

Offender: Shot and killed

· Leave a Reflection
· Add to My Heroes
· Update this memorial

Share this memorial:
Email to a Friend

Officer Shivers was shot and killed with her own weapon by a suicidal female. Officer Shivers and her training officer responded to a traffic accident in which a deranged female had struck the back of a patrol unit, which burst into flames. As Officer Shivers' partner assisted the injured officer, she and another officer attempted to pull the deranged driver out of the car, which was on fire. As Officer Shivers attempted to pull the female from the burning car the suspect gained control of her weapon and shot her in between the panels of her vest. The suspect was shot and killed by other officers when she started firing at them.

Officer Shivers was a recent academy graduate and had only been with the agency for nine months.

Leave a Reflection · Update Memorial

View all 29 Reflections

Most Recent Reflection

Aunt Frankie,

Thinking of you a lot in the past couple of years. You are my step aunt and I can remember attending your unbelievably beautiful homegoing service when I was just 10 years old. I remember your husband, daughters and of course Ms. Effie your mom. I could not appreciate your bravery and courage then and how much of a sacrifice you made so that another may live. When I see the pictures on the NY news stations that show another beautiful officer killed-Officer Familia I can't help but think of you. You are loved. May you continue to rest sweetly in your heavenly home.

With love and appreciation- Your niece,


Yevette Carmichael
July 6, 2017


Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now:

(will show below Reflection)
(will show below Reflection)
(e-mail remains private)
Remember my rank, agency and email address
I have read and agree to the Reflections Terms of Use
(revised 5/31/2012)
All 2017 Deaths