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Police Chief Retiring After 25 Years

Burlington, Vt. chief will retire at end of June

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    Police Chief Retiring After 25 Years
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    The police chief in Vermont's largest city is planning to retire.

    Burlington Police Chief Michael Schirling announced Tuesday that he would retire at the end of June.

    The 45-year-old Schirling began his law enforcement career in 1989 as a part-time office while he attended the University of Vermont. He was appointed chief in 2008.

    Speaking at a Burlington news conference, Schirling said he had no specific plans after he retires.

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