City official: APD Chief Turner to retire near end of year - CBS46 News

City official: APD Chief Turner to retire near end of year

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ATLANTA (CBS46) -

An Atlanta city council member confirmed to CBS46 that Atlanta Police Chief George Turner is planning to retire within the end of the year.

Turner was appointed as chief of police in 2010 by Mayor Kasim Reed. He has been in law enforcement for 33 years.

CBS46 reached out to the mayor's office and the Atlanta Police Department but neither would confirm the news.

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