Garner police chief resigns, takes job with Morrisville

Wake County News

Chief Brandon Zuidema speaks with CBS 17’s Marius Payton on July 10.

GARNER, N.C. (WNCN) – Garner’s chief of police announced he is resigning from the department as he moves to become assistant town manager with Morrisville.

Chief Brandon Zuidema said his resignation ends his 26.5 years in law enforcement.

He’s served close to the last 10 years as Garner’s police chief.

“I would like to say a heartfelt thank you to the men & women of Garner police who I have been proud to serve with. I can’t imagine a more committed & professional team. Also thanks to the citizens, Town staff, & our elected officials in Garner for their support,” Zuidema tweeted.

Zuidema’s last day with Garner will be Nov. 1.

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