Detective Jarrod Brent Shivers

Detective Jarrod Brent Shivers

Chesapeake Police Department, Virginia

End of Watch Thursday, January 17, 2008

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Jarrod Brent Shivers

Detective Jarrod Shivers was shot and killed while attempting to serve a narcotics search warrant at a home on Redstart Avenue at approximately 8:35 pm.

Detective Shivers was attempting to force entry into the home when the suspect inside fired one shot through the front door. The round struck Detective Shivers, fatally wounding him. The man then barricaded himself inside the home before being taken into custody and charged with murder.

The suspect was found guilty of voluntary manslaughter in May 2009 and sentenced to 10 years in prison.

Detective Shivers was a U.S. Navy veteran. He had served with the Chesapeake Police Department for eight years and was assigned to the Special Investigations Section. He is survived by his wife, son, two daughters, parents, siblings, and grandparents.


  • Age 34
  • Tour 8 years
  • Badge 1129
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun; .380 caliber
  • Offender Sentenced to 10 years

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Today marks the 13 year of your passing...remembering and walking through that most horrific and tragic day will always haunt me...I think about our life together which had its ups and downs, but we always managed to work it out together...may your sweet and kind soul stay in peace and continue to look down and keep us safe...missing you today and always my love..."to live in the hearts of those we love is never to die" January 17, 2020

Nicole Shivers

January 17, 2021

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