Patrol Officer John Callahan

Patrol Officer John Callahan

Duluth Police Department, Minnesota

End of Watch Tuesday, August 6, 1918

John Callahan

Officer Callahan was shot and killed while chasing a robbery suspect on his downtown walking beat. During the chase the suspect turned and fired a sawed-off rifle, mortally wounding Officer Callahan. As Officer Callahan fell he was able to return fire and wound the suspect.

Bio

  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Rifle
  • Offender Shot and wounded

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On your 100th anniversary, we say "Thank You, Officer John Callahan" for your service.

Stan Jefferson
Citizen of Arizona

August 6, 2018

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