Friday, January 25, 2013
Protector Calls it a Day
Supt. Keith Robinson to retire after 40 years on guard for the community
Released by Cst. Tracy Wolbeck, Chilliwack RCMP, UFVRD
t is with mixed emotions that we are announcing the retirement of Superintendent Keith Robinson, Officer in Charge of the Upper Fraser Valley Regional RCMP Detachment.
Superintendent Robinson joined the Force in Edmonton, Alberta in August 1973, and has had an extensive policing history within the Lower Mainland.
After completing the RCMP training in Regina, Saskatchewan, he was posted to Abbotsford Municipal Detachment.
During his 39 1/2 year career he has served in Abbotsford, Langley, and Surrey in various capacities.
In November 2006, he was transferred to the Upper Fraser Valley Regional Detachment to be the Operations Support Officer. He was then appointed Acting Officer in Charge a year and a half later.
In July of 2009,
he was unanimously appointed to the full time position of Officer in
Charge of the Upper Fraser Valley RCMP by the Mayors of Chilliwack,
Hope, Harrison Hot Springs and Agassiz/Kent which was a promotion to
the rank of Superintendent.
Please join the Upper Fraser Valley Regional Detachment in wishing Superintendent Robinson all the best with his retirement and thank him for his contribution to the communities he has served.
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