Carmody leaving Fort Dodge

Fort Dodge Police Chief Tim Carmody has accepted the job of police chief in Council Bluffs, City Manager David Fierke confirmed Monday night.

Carmody’s last day on the job will be Aug. 22.

He began his law enforcement career across the Missouri River in Nebraska, where he served with the Sarpy County Sheriff’s Department and the Omaha Police Department. He was a captain in the Omaha police force before coming to Fort Dodge about four years ago.