Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Sergeant Meggan Lee Callahan

North Carolina Department of Public Safety - Division of Prisons, North Carolina

End of Watch Wednesday, April 26, 2017

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Reflections for Sergeant Meggan Lee Callahan

Sgt. Callahan will be honored at the 2018 8th MLK Holiday Battle of the Badges Law Enforcement Basketball Tournament on January 12. Her commitment & sacrifice in the field of law enforcement will never be forgotten.

Wake County Sheriff Office- Detention. Raleigh, NC

December 11, 2017

My condolences go out to the family and friends of Sergeant Meggan Callahan. She is an inspiration not just for the Callahan family, but for civilians like me. To be a strong, female Sergeant is truly inspirational. May she live in the most beautiful peace.


December 7, 2017

My sincere condolences to Sergeant Meggan Callahan's fiancé, Kristin Vogel, and her family. Sergeant Callahan was a brave and dedicated correctional officer! She will be missed by her co-workers, friends, and her family! Sergeant Callahan was truly a role model and a HERO! Rest in Peace Sister! From Your Sister in Blue

Retired Deputy Sheriff Patricia Gudonis
Monroe County Sheriff's Office, NY

September 29, 2017

Condolences to you and your family. I admire the fact that you were dedicated to your career and a sergeant so young. You were too young to leave us, but you are better off in a world without hate. May you rest easy. Thank you for your motivation.


September 18, 2017

My family and I would like to extend our sincere condolences to the family, friends, and fellow coworkers of Sergeant Meggan Callahan during this very difficult time. May they find comfort and support from those around them. May their times spent together bring forth happy memories to last a lifetime. May God help heal their aching hearts. Thank you for your service and dedication to your community. Rest in peace Sergeant Callahan.

Gail M Pabst
Aunt of fallen Detroit P.O. Jennifer Fettig eow 2/16/2004

August 19, 2017

To the family of Sergeant Meggan Callahan, friends, and the North Carolina Department of Public Safety.
You are lifted up in though and prayers. May God comfort, hold you close and give you peace now and always. Thank you for your service. John 15:13 / Matthew 5:9

Patrolman A.S. Batson
Cherry / O'Berry Hospital Police, NC

June 1, 2017

The Durham County Sheriff's Office and Detention Services Division sends our deepest and most heartfelt condolences to the Family, Friends, and Co-workers of Corrections Officer Sgt. Meggan Callahan.

During this time hold close to the memories and good times shared as a source of comfort. Being ever mindful of the pride she embraced when wearing his uniform.

RIP, Officer Sgt. Callahan.

Respectfully Submitted, Lt. Alicia S. McKinney Basic Detention Officer Training, School Directer. Durham County Sheriff's Office Durham, NC

Durham County Sheriff's Office

May 25, 2017

Lord, when it’s time to go inside,
That Place of steel and stone.
I pray that you will keep me safe,
So I won’t walk alone.

Help me to do my duty,
Please watch me on my rounds.
Amongst those perilous places,
And slamming steel door sounds.

God, keep my fellow Officers
Well and free from harm.
Let them know I’ll be there too,
Whenever there’s alarm.

Above all when I walk my beat,
No matter where I roam.
Let me go back whence I came,
To family and home.

Correctional officer Kyle Dalton
Delaware DOC

May 24, 2017

Rest in Peace, Hero. May God wrap his arms around you family, friends, and co-workers. Thank you for your ultimate sacrifice.

Noranne Stubbs Lenox
Arizona Department of Public Safety

May 24, 2017

I'm Meggan Callahans Auntie Beth. I love you Meggan I'm so proud to say you are my niece. Fly High Angel. I miss you

Beth Hanrahan

May 22, 2017

Rest in peace my sister. It takes a special type of person to be a corrections officer. You go to work knowing who lives in that place, and you still go inside. It takes a lot of courage to do that once, let alone every day. Thank you for keeping us safe from those who would do us harm. Thank you.

Sgt. K Ford.
NYPD (Ret)

May 20, 2017

This officer served with pride and honor both in her community and for her family, this nation needs be grateful and thankful and never forget her sacrifice and that of her family, God bless and God speed.

Commander S.A.L. American Legion Robert
American Legion post 61 Jct.. City, OR

May 20, 2017

"Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called sons of YHWH". Mattityahu 5:9

Rest In Peace, my sister. Thank you for your service. May GOD comfort your family and friends.

Retired Chief Jim Spratlen
Durango Police Department

May 14, 2017

Heartfelt condolences to this young officers family.
May she rest in perpetual peace knowing that she performed her job well She is truly a hero, and that inmate to go to hell when he dies in jail.

Lieutenant Ray Flores
N.Y.P.D. (retired)

May 12, 2017

I just saw the Fallen Hero's announcement. RIP Officer Meagan Callahan. Prayers and condolences to her family. So courageous, so young, too soon.

Christine Deno
Citizen, Florida

May 11, 2017

I was watching "CRIME STORIES" & about to fast forward through the
commercials ... & then there was MEGGAN LEE CALLAHAN & North Carolina
... I live in NC & I had to learn what had happened to a dedicated officer in
my home state. I write this with tears in my eyes for Meggan & her family.
Both her families ... "blood & blue" ! RIP dear, you're in His hands now.
Thank you for being so courageous. I know you are missed.

Resident of North Carolina

May 11, 2017

My most heartfelt thoughts and prayers go out to the Callahan family. Thank you Sgt. Callahan for your commitment and selfless service. Although we are all hurting for you and your family, we know heaven has gained a beautiful angel. Rest peacefully faithful servant.

Lt. John Ingani
Union County Sheriff's Office, NC

May 11, 2017

Prayers for Sergeant Callahan's family! She was just a baby and just doing her job! My daughter is a correctional Officer as well and I worry about her! Thank you for your service Ma'am! May you Rest In Peace!

Survivor Melanie Richardson
Lafayette county Arkansas Sheriff's Office

May 10, 2017

God Bless Her Family and may she walk in the halls of heaven for eternity.

Civilian Who Cares Louis Russo

May 10, 2017

May you RIP Sgt. Callahan. Your dedicated service will never be forgotten. Praying for comfort and strength for your family, friends, and co-workers.

Rachel Wade, Probation Officer

May 10, 2017

For CO Sergeant Meggan Lee Callahan:

Most people today have no clue of the courage it takes to be a corrections officer who walks daily among the worst of our society and behind bars. She suffered an attack by individual now unworthy of rehabilitation and unworthy of any freedom ever. Hardly a word of her heroism ever reaches the newspaper and rarely, if ever, on the television news.
We admire Meggan's courage and proudly recognize her willingness to have stood face-to-face with hardened criminals. Unlike those who resist arrest, and receive sports-type injuries in the process, and who receive large civil settlements, it is doubtful her loved ones will receive even an outcry for justice from the public at large. We in law-enforcement see her as a special individual standing as a hero among us.
We pray for her family, co-workers, friends and all who care about her. May they be ready to reach-out to one another in this hour of need.
We proudly render CO Sergeant Meggan Lee Callahan, a soldier-of-the-law, a final salute.

Cpl. Ralph D. Fiorenza, (Ret.)
Pennsylvania State Police

May 9, 2017

Rest in Peace Sister. We have the watch from here. May God Bless your Family and Friends.


May 8, 2017

Another angel that will protect us ALL

Po Angel Carmona

May 6, 2017

Another angel that will protect us ALL

Po Angel Carmona

May 6, 2017

RIP Sergeant Callahan. My thoughts and prayers are with your family and your coworkers. You gave your life performing a job many will not and can not do. Correctional Officers are a family no matter what state, county or city we work in. God bless you.

Rachel Hill, Sergeant
Florida Department of Corrections

May 6, 2017

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