Deputy Roland Oliver Lackey

Deputy Roland Oliver Lackey

Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office, Colorado

End of Watch Wednesday, October 27, 1993

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Roland Oliver Lackey

Deputy Lackey suffered a fatal heart attack while conducting an investigation into a missing child. He began to feel ill and collapsed shortly after returning to the station.

Deputy Lackey had served with the agency for over 16 years. He is survived by his wife and four children.


  • Age 46
  • Tour 16 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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Dad, I’m mounting a comeback. I spent 5 very long years in my own personal hell. Law Enforcement is not what it was when you dominated the profession. You’d still tell me not to pursue a career here. It’s in our blood and I can’t give up. Continue to shine your light and be my Guardian Angel.

Officer Matthew Lackey

October 11, 2020

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