After 38 years as a police officer – with 14 of those years as the Chief of Police for the City of Burien – Chief K. Scott Kimerer celebrated his last day on the job on Thursday, Aug. 31.

Kimerer was honored with a reception at the Burien Community Center on Thursday.

After 14 years as Burien's Police Chief, Scott Kimerer turns in his badge 3

“Chief Kimerer is a compassionate servant-leader and did so many positive things for this community,” Capt. Bryan Howard said. “He got a nice send off from his colleagues and can now focus on perfecting his golf game. We sincerely wish him the best retirement!”

Happy Trails Chief!