Sergeant Nicholas Sheehan

Sergeant Nicholas Sheehan

Cleveland Division of Police, Ohio

End of Watch Wednesday, September 5, 1894

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Nicholas Sheehan

Sergeant Sheehan was shot and killed after he and another officer responded to a citizen's complaint. He was chasing a suspect through a dark alley when he was shot.

Sergeant Sheehan served seven years with the Cleveland police. He was survived by his wife, two sons, and two daughters.


  • Age 33
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender None charged

foot pursuit

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Rest in peace always knowing that no passage of time will ever erase your service and sacrifice.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

September 5, 2020

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