U.S. Mint Police Officer- Killed in motorcycle accident
Police Officer Ted Marvin Shinault
United States Department of the Treasury - Mint Police
End of Watch: Tuesday, September 20, 2005
Tour of Duty: 18 years, 6 months
Badge Number: Not available
Cause of Death: Motorcycle accident
Date of Incident: Tuesday, September 20, 2005
Incident Location: Colorado
Weapon Used: Not available
Suspect Info: Not available
Officer Ted Shinault was killed in a motorcycle accident in Windsor, Colorado, while traveling to Ft. Collins to attend a required armorer training course.
The driver of another vehicle turned in front of his motorcycle, causing a collision.The driver was charged with careless driving causing death.
Officer Shinault was a US Army veteran and had served with the US Mint Police for 5 years. He had previously served with the Federal Protective Service and the US Department of Army Police for a total of 13 years. He is survived by his wife and daughter.