City of Crestview names new Chief of Police

Stephen McCosker named the new Chief of Police for the city of Crestview. (City of Crestview)

CRESTVIEW, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Crestview City Manager Tim Bolduc announced Wednesday that Ocoee Deputy Police Cheif Stephen McCosker is Crestview's new Chief of Police. This comes after the former Chief Jamie Grant retired.

Chief McCosker started as a patrol officer in 1992 and has a nearly 30-year law enforcement career.

McCosker spoke about the new role saying, "My family and I are extremely excited about my being selected to serve the city of Crestview as the Chief of Police. I would like to thank the mayor, elected officials, and City Manager Bolduc for this opportunity.”

McCosker will start his new role by September.

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