General Assembly Passes Memorial Resolutions in Honor of Correctional Sgt. Meggan Callahan

House chamber following Callahan vote

The North Carolina House and Senate both unanimously passed memorial resolutions Tuesday, June 27, that honored Correctional Sgt. Meggan Callahan, who died on April 26 after suffering injuries inflicted by an inmate at Bertie Correctional Institution. Sgt. Callahan’s family was in attendance for the votes in both chambers of the General Assembly, as were correctional officers from several prisons, and senior leadership from the Prisons and from the Division of Adult Correction and Juvenile Justice. Lawmakers recognized her leadership, service, caring spirit and love of others, and her great sense of humor.

House Resolution 924Senate vote

Senate Resolution 683