By Greg Welter
CHICO, Calif. — Bruce E. Hagerty, chief of police in Chico since 2003, has announced his retirement, effective Sunday.
Hagerty, 61, has been on medical leave since January for a back condition. According to a press release issued Thursday, the chief, City Manager Dave Burkland and Hagerty's doctors agreed retirement is appropriate at this time for medical reasons.
Calif. police chief announces retirement