Keokuk Police Chief Tom Crew used Thursday night’s city council meeting to announce his retirement. His final day on the job will be June 28, but he will officially leave the payroll on July 6.
Crew has been with the Keokuk Police Department for 25 years. He worked his way through the ranks, serving as patrol officer, captain and assistant chief along the way.
Crew has led the department for the last seven years.
His time in local law enforcement also included a stint as commander of the Lee County Narcotics Task Force.