Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Master Police Officer Joseph William Shinners

Provo Police Department, Utah

End of Watch Saturday, January 5, 2019

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Reflections for Master Police Officer Joseph William Shinners

To the family and friends of Officer Shinners, May God Bless you all with Peace, Hope and Comfort. I am so sorry for your loss.

Surviving Wife of Lt. Kevin Mainhart EOW 5/11/2017

May 20, 2019

Rest In Peace brother, you stood an outstanding watch and are an example to all. I am proud of you and who you are. Joe you are a true hero to our family, and to all you served. Love you brother your greatly missed by so many.

Detective Michael Shinners
Haverhill (MA) Police Department

May 6, 2019

God Speed Brother

Deputy Tim Duvall
Boyd County KY Sheriffs Department

April 7, 2019

Officer Shinners,
Sir, would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Provo. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

BPA Mike Casey
United States Border Patrol
El Paso Station

March 8, 2019

On behalf of the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office Honor Guard, we send our deepest sympathies and condolences. R.I.P. Officer Shinners, may God bless you and keep you. May God comfort your family, friends and all our brothers and sisters with the Provo Police Department. May God wrap you in his loving arms and grant your family and friends strength, comfort and peace during this difficult time. We will keep you all in our thoughts and prayers my brother. Please know that you and your service will never be forgotten. Fidelis Ad Mortem my brother as we remain Standing Tall For Those Who Have Fallen. We have the watch from here.

Corporal James Barth
Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office Honor Guard, Tampa, Fla.

February 7, 2019

Rest in peace Officer Shinners. My thoughts & prayers are with your family, friends, and the PPD.

Sgt. Scott Seitz
Plainsboro Township NJ Police Department

February 6, 2019

Pray the family, friends and department feel the love, strength, comfort and grace of our loving God. Knowing that our Lord Jesus knows your hurting and is a friend that is closer than a brother.

Chaplain Jim Brackeen
Richmond Hill Police Department

February 5, 2019

Holding down ABQ in your memory. RIP from a brother-in-arms and the church. Siempre fiel, Siempre listo

Patrolman First Class
M. Shea Ulibarri
Albuquerque Police Department

January 29, 2019

My thoughts, prayers and sincerest condolences to all the fallen officer's family and friends and all who mourn their passing.

“Do not marvel at this, because the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out.”—John 5:28, 29

Robert Young, Community Coordinator
Nashville, Neighborhood Watch Coordinator

January 21, 2019

Rest easy brother, we have the watch.

Officer Justin Smith
Maple Grove Police Department

January 21, 2019

RIP Brother. You will not be forgotten.

PFC Meg Hawkins

January 19, 2019

Rest in peace brother! We have the watch from here. May God Bless your family and friends.

LT. A. Orozco

January 18, 2019

On behalf of the Klamath County Sheriff's Office in Klamath Falls Oregon, we send our sincerest sympathy in the recent loss of your Master Police Officer, Joseph Williams Shinners, in the line of duty. It is always a huge loss when a fellow Master Policer Officer makes the ultimate sacrifice. His bravery and courage to protect and serve your community has not gone unnoticed.

Sheriff Chris Kaber
Klamath County Sheriff's Office

January 18, 2019

Rest in peace brother, your sacrifice will never be forgotten...............

Detective Sergeant Edward Carlile
Northfield Village Police Department

January 16, 2019

“Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called sons of God”. Matthew 5:9

Thank you for your service. May you rest in peace, my brother.

Retired Chief of police Jim Spratlen
Durango Police Department

January 15, 2019

Rest easy Officer.

Joseph Hart-Bowley

January 13, 2019

May you forever rest in peace.

Police Officer Nelson Marti
New York State Park Police Hudson Valley District

January 13, 2019

Officer Shinners,

May you rest in the arms of God and may God be with your family.

Thank you for your service and sacrifice.

Det. Russ Cain
Pittsburgh PD

January 13, 2019

"Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called the children of God." - Matthew 5:9

Officer Danny Taylor
Wichita PD (KS)

January 13, 2019

Rest In Peace Officer Shinners, you are a hero.

C4 Defense

January 13, 2019

God Speed Brother

Deputy Tim Duvall
Boyd County KY Sheriffs Department

January 13, 2019

May your family find comfort and be eternally blessed for the sacrifice. You're loved and will not be forgotten. From your brothers in the fight.

Special Agent Ryan Thornton

January 13, 2019

Thank you for your service, thanks for keeping the streets of Provo safe and you kindness you had for everyone who needed your help. I will never forget when you helped me at the low time in my life and was depressed

Lee Hales
Resident of Provo, UT

January 13, 2019

RIP Officer Shinners. Thank you for your service. Condolences to your family and all LEO.

Fellow Utahn
Fellow Utahn

January 12, 2019

Rest In Peace brother.

Corporal (Retired) Glenn Elliott
Temple Police Department--Temple,Tx

January 12, 2019

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