Utah Sheriff's office logs last-ever retiree

Father, son, and granddaughter have a combined 115 years with the Salt Lake County Sheriff's Office

By Pat Reavy
The Deseret Morning News

SOUTH SALT LAKE — His wife told him, "You are the last samurai." On Dec. 31, the last day of existence for the Salt Lake County Sheriff's Office before becoming the Unified Police Department, Sheriff's Capt.

Carl "Pink" Evans retired, making him the last person to retire from the department. For the man known by his co-workers simply as "Pink," it only seemed appropriate that he would forever be linked with the sheriff's office.

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