Senior Special Agent Shaun Edmond Curl

Senior Special Agent Shaun Edmond Curl

United States Department of Justice - Drug Enforcement Administration, U.S. Government

End of Watch Friday, December 12, 1997

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Shaun Edmond Curl

Special Agent Shaun Curl was shot and killed in Miramar, Florida while driving a fellow agent home from a Police Benevolent Association gathering.

Agent Curl was driving the second agent home because the second agent was drunk. During the trip, the second agent awoke and shot Agent Curl in the head three times and in the chest twice as they drove on U.S. 27.

The agent who shot Special Agent Curl was sentenced to 15 years in prison.

Agent Curl had served with the United States Department of Justice - Drug Enforcement Administration for 10 years. He is survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 39
  • Tour 10 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Location Florida
  • Weapon Handgun; 9 mm
  • Offender Sentenced to 15 years

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SSA Curl,
On today, the 25th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for our Country. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


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December 12, 2022

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