Green County Sheriff to retire in September

Jeff Skatrud served 34 years in law enforcement

Published On: Jul 31 2013 07:04:09 PM CDT   Updated On: Jul 31 2013 06:57:00 PM CDT
MONROE, Wis. -

A southern Wisconsin law enforcement leader is hanging up his badge after more than 30 years.

Jeff Skatrud is retiring as Green County Sheriff after serving 34 years in his enforcement career.

Skatrud said it has been an honor and pleasure to serve as sheriff.

"I have confidence that we're leaving the department in good hands as I wouldn't have it any other way and will assist in the transition in any way that I can," Skatrud said.

His last day will be in September.