Longtime CHP Officer retires

CRESCENT CITY - A long time California Highway Patrol Officer is retiring. Lieutenant Michael Redel has been with the CHP for thirty two years. He began his career in South Los Angeles, served different departments in San Diego and Santa Cruz as well as two hitches in Del Norte County; one shortly after the beginning of his career and the other since 2012.

Redel will stay and retire in Crescent City where he’s looking forward to more time with his family, remodeling his home and having time to go hunting.