|Agency||Roseburg Oregon Police Department|
|Dates of Service||September 1, 2009 - August 16, 2021|
|Last Known Status||Terminated|
2015 Commendation of Valor
On December 14, 2015, Sheppard received a Commendation of Valor from the Roseburg City Council.
2019 Recognition of Service
On September 3, 2019, the Roseburg City Council recognized Sheppard for 10 years of service in the department.
2021 Arrest of Lacy Mulholland
An internal investigation determined that Sheppard used excessive force and lied about it. A city official said that disciplinary actions and the results of an internal administrative investigation do not have to be made public.
On August 16, 2021, Sheppard was terminated.
Sheppard was charged with official misconduct, a misdemeanor.
Sheppard's lawyer stated that Sheppard plans to plead no contest and enter a six-month diversion program. At the end of the program, the charge would be dropped and erased from his record.
- Scott Carroll, Roseburg police officer fired, charged with official misconduct, The News-Review, 2021-12-12
- Synopsis, Roseburg City Council, 2015-12-14
- Agenda, Roseburg City Council, 2019-09-03