He worked nights, and left Suzanne to take care of the kids. When it came to discipline, he did nothing. He would either be catching up on his sleep, or doing work. Jo showed him the importance of spending quality time with his kids. such as showing Sean how to drum and playing football with Seth.
At the time, Shane was a police officer who worked nights. He also drummed in his spare time.
He was 39 years old at the time and is now 47 in 2018.