Gaffney police chief to retire at end of year

Chief Richard Turner Gaffney

GAFFNEY, SC (WSPA) – Chief Richard Turner has announced that he will retire from the Gaffney Police Department at the end of December of this year.

Turner has been with the department for more than 31 years.

“I have seen many changes in the department as well as the community during that span of time,” he said.

Turner became police chief in December 2008.