Policeman James Shannon

Policeman James Shannon

Denver Police Department, Colorado

End of Watch Saturday, April 4, 1925

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James Shannon

Policeman James Shannon was shot and killed while attempting to arrest a man near 34th and Williams Streets.

The suspect was apprehended and sentenced to life. He was paroled in 1937. A year later his parole was revoked and he was returned to prison for robbing three people in Denver.


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

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Paroled in 1937

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Thinking of you today. Thank you for serving in our law enforcement. RIP

John Haseltine - Civilian

April 4, 2016

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