Chief of Police Timothy John Sheehan

Chief of Police Timothy John Sheehan

California Borough Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Thursday, February 11, 2021

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Timothy John Sheehan

Chief of Police Tim Sheehan suffered a fatal heart attack the day after responding to a call in which he had to perform CPR on a citizen.

He had returned to duty the following morning when he suffered a heart attack while clearing snow from his vehicle.

Chief Sheehan had served with the California Borough Police Department for 15 years. He also served as a firefighter with the Brownsville Fire Company #1. He is survived by his wife, three children, and mother.


  • Age 51
  • Tour 26 years
  • Badge 61

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack
  • Incident Date Wednesday, February 10, 2021

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