Police Officer Jimmie Alexander Shindler

Police Officer Jimmie Alexander Shindler

Memphis Police Department, Tennessee

End of Watch Monday, September 20, 2021

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Jimmie Alexander Shindler

Police Officer Alex Shindler died from complications as the result of contracting COVID-19 while working at the Mt. Moriah Precinct at 2602 Mt. Moriah Road in Memphis.

Officer Shindler had served with the Memphis Police Department for 12 years. He is survived by his wife and two children.

Beginning in early 2020, due to the requirements of their job, thousands of law enforcement officers and other first responders throughout the United States contracted COVID-19 during the worldwide pandemic. Hundreds of law enforcement officers died from medical complications as a result of contracting the virus while remaining on duty and interacting with the community.


  • Age 35
  • Tour 12 years
  • Badge 5134

Incident Details

  • Cause COVID19
  • Incident Date Sunday, August 15, 2021

communicable disease, COVID-19

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My thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of Police Officer Jimmie Schindler. I am truly sorry for your loss. The service and sacrifice of Officer Schindler will not be forgotten.

Deborah C.
Wife, Mother, Aunt of LEOs

November 2, 2021

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