Local Law Enforcement Officer Accused of Domestic Violence and Making Threats

Major Shannon Queen

Court Order of Protection involving Major Queen Court Order of Protection involving Major Queen


On February 20, the estranged wife of Major Shannon Queen of the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, filed a complaint against him alleging that he has threatened her life, assaulted her and her children, and has problems with alcohol and anger management. The complaint was filed in conjunction with an order of domestic violence protection. On March 1, District Court Judge Monica Leslie, continued Katherine Queen’s request for an order of protection and scheduled a protective order hearing for March 12.  Leslie’s continuation order, made allowances for Major Queen to have weekend visitation with his children, but requires that he not physically discipline them and abstains from the use of alcohol before and during their visits.