About Officer Sean J. Alex

Officer Sean J Alex Biography

On January 7, 2016, Officer Sean J. Alex lost his courageous battle with Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma with his family, friends, and blue family by his side.  Officer Alex served three law enforcement agencies during his career in Florida.  His final assignment was with the School District of Palm Beach County Police.  Interestingly, Sean began his professional career as a teacher, knowing that education is the key to the future.  He was  positively influenced by a School Police Officer, chose to change careers, and entered law enforcement in 2002. 

While Officer Alex was dedicated to his career as a police officer, he was also dedicated to making connections with the students at his assigned schools.  He made sure they knew education is very important.   He valued his education and training and strived to be a positive influence for all those he came into contact with.

In Officer Alex's honor and to continue his legacy, this scholarship was formed to benefit children of the School District of Palm Beach County Police Department to help in their pursuit of higher education. 

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Excerpt from the March-April 2016 edition of "Florida Cops" - Click here...