By: KDKA-TV News Staff

BETHEL PARK (KDKA) — As we closed out 2021 — one man who has served his community for 25 years — is calling it a career.

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Sergeant Edward Kach of the Bethel Park Police Department is retiring.

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Kach founded the department’s bike patrol unit, served as a radiation safety officer and was promoted to patrol sergeant in 2016.

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Kach is also a veteran of the US Army and formerly was a dispatcher for Upper St. Clair Police.