Unexpected career move for National City's first female officer

Surprising job change for NCPD's first female cop
Posted at 5:49 PM, Dec 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-19 21:02:27-05

After 26 years as a police officer with National City, Sgt. Estella Cordero is hanging her police hat. 

She made history as the first female to earn their badge. 

“I’m going to miss the people that I work with,” she said. “I think it’s just time for a new chapter in my life.”

Her next step surprised us, and it might surprise you too. Watch the video to see what’s next for Sgt. Cordero.