MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Sheriff Jim Olson of the Carver County Sheriff’s Office gave an emotional sign-off Tuesday morning, capping off 32 years of service.
In the video posted to Facebook Tuesday, Olson is overcome with emotional while giving his Out of Service radio call.READ MORE: Undefeated Gophers Getting Along Just Fine Under Ben Johnson
After collecting himself, Olson gives his final farewell.
“It has been an honor and a privilege to serve the people of Carver County and to work with you and all who have come before. I leave with nothing but good memories. You will always be close to my heart and have my support. I leave the sheriff’s office in capable hands. Thank you,” Olson said.READ MORE: Vikings Leaning Hard On Justin Jefferson In Quest To Save Season
Olson ended his sign-off with a quote from the Grateful Dead’s Jerry Garcia.
“As Jerry Garcia once said, ‘what a long, strange trip it has been’,” Olson said, signing out.MORE NEWS: Source: Cheryl Reeve To Be Next US Women's Basketball Team Coach