Sheridan Police Department, Arkansas
End of Watch Sunday, August 29, 2021
Patrolman Shane Green died from complications as the result of contracting COVID-19 while working at the at the Sheridan Detention Center.
Patrolman Green served 30 years with the Sheridan Police Department and was assigned as the Jail Administrator. He is survived by his wife and three 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.