STRATFORD, Conn. – Joe McNeil took over as Stratford police chief on Monday morning, according to the Stratford Star.
McNeil was sworn in during a ceremony at City Hall, along with John Popik as deputy chief, the Stratford Star said.
He plans to expand the police force to a full staff of 110 officers from its current 98, reported the Stratford Star.
A more formal ceremony is planned for sometime in August, the Stratford Star noted.
Click here to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.