Crawford Co. Sheriff Kirk Wakefield Retiring

Crawford County Sheriff Kirk Wakefield says he will retire after spending 40 years protecting communities across Michigan. 

Sheriff Wakefield has submitted his resignation to the county.

His last day on the job will be Dec. 3.

Wakefield has been the sheriff for Crawford County since 2002 and has two years left on his term that ends in 2020.

There will be a meeting Monday to announce the sheriff’s successor.