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Submitted photo River Falls Police Captain John Stapleton said last week about his impending retirement, "It's just time to move on and start babysitting the grandkids more."

Captain concludes commendable career

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River Falls Police Captain John Stapleton said last week about his impending retirement, "It's just time to move on and start babysitting the grandkids more."

Stapleton said a lot has changed during his 34 1/2 years on the force, including the personnel with whom he works. The 55-year-old captain thinks he may be "getting sort of old" for the business, especially when 29 of the 30 fellow recruits from his 1975 class have already hung up their badges.

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