Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 12 years
Badge # P12
Cause: Motorcycle crash
Incident Date: 8/21/2006
Officer Dennis Shuck succumbed to injuries sustained two days earlier when his department motorcycle collided with a pickup truck as he attempted to stop a traffic violator.
Prior to the collision, he had activated his emergency equipment as he attempted to pass the pickup truck on the right. The truck driver also attempted to move into the right lane and struck the motorcycle.
Officer Shuck was transported to a local hospital where he remained in critical condition until succumbing to his injuries.
Officer Shuck was a US Air Force and National Guard veteran. He had served with the Cheyenne Police Department for 12 years. Officer Shuck, a widower, was engaged to be remarried and is survived by his son, daughter, and six grandchildren.