The city has narrowed its search for a new police chief to three candidates, the mayor’s office announced Thursday. One candidate is familiar: Acting Police Chief Joseph Gaudett Jr., a 28-year department veteran who’s served as head since October 2008. The two other finalists come from farther away. Joel Fitzgerald is the current police chief [...]
The New Milford Police Department has a new leader. Lt. Shawn Boyne, commander of the Connecticut State Police Troop L barracks in Litchfield, was unanimously endorsed by the Town Council Monday night as the town’s new police chief. Lt. Boyne, 46, who has been with the state police since 1987 and has commanded Troop L [...]
Patricia Murphy has selected a front runner from a narrowed list of three candidates in the quest for a new police chief, and if all goes well she will announce her choice at the Town Council meeting Monday. The top choices are all deputy-chief level ranked officers in Connecticut. One is with the State Police [...]
Lieutenant Colonel Christopher Arciero of the Connecticut State Police has been named the new Chief of Police in Canton. Arciero’s appointment marks the end of a six-month search, following the March resignation of John Murphy after three months on the job. Deputy Chief Don Hull, the favored candidate of town residents, served as acting chief [...]
Eliminating the $100,000-per-year police chief position in additon to two patrol officer slots in the 16-member force and delayed the purchase of cruisers will help tackle a projected $1 million budget shortfall during the next fiscal year.
New Milford Mayor Patricia Murphy said the field of 57 candidates to succeed Colin McCormack as the town’s police chief has been narrowed to 25 semi-finalists and by the end of the month the seven finalists will be interviewed. She said the pool of contenders “has been very impressive,” noting that, as expected, the chance [...]
Canton should have a new permanent police chief within the coming weeks, as long as the selection process continues on schedule. According to Chief Administrative Officer Bob Skinner, the final candidates are scheduled to be interviewed by the Board of Selectmen during the week of Aug. 16. A total of 22 candidates had originally applied [...]