Morro Bay police chief announces departure

Posted at 11:35 AM, Jul 23, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-23 14:35:48-04

Morro Bay Police Chief Gregory Allen is resigning.

According to city officials, Allen’s last day will be Aug. 17, 2018.

Allen has served as the city’s police chief for a little more than a year. He was sworn in on June 2, 2017. 

Police Commander Jody Cox has been named Acting Police Chief while the city searches for a permanent replacement.