Lynchburg Police Captain W.W. “Whit” Clark is retiring after 32 years of service. He started his career in 1983 and has served the department in the Field of Operations Bureau, Tactical Unit, Traffic Safety Unit, Crime Prevention Unit, K9 Unit and Tactical Unit. Clark also served as a Hostage/Crisis Negotiator, Firearms Instructor and Defensive Tactics Instructor. During his time with the department, Clark has received the LPD’s Honorable Service Award, Meritorious Service Award and Life Saving Award. Today is his last day.