After 17 years, Towson University Police Chief Bernard Gerst will retire from heading up the school’s public safety office.
From Towson University: Towson University Police Chief Bernard Gerst will retire after 17 years as the head of the campus’ Office of Public Safety.
Towson University Chief of Police Bernard J. Gerst will retire after 17 years at his alma mater, effective July 1, 2018.
Gerst announced his retirement to the rank and file on Thursday. His final day in uniform will be June 29.
In Gerst’s time at TU, the campus became known as not only one of the safest in the University System of Maryland, but also one of the safest in the nation.