New Manchester Police Chief Being Sworn In

Jun 29, 2015


Nick Willard

Manchester's new police chief is officially being sworn in.

Assistant Chief Nick Willard has been promoted to chief of the department. Carlo Capano has been named assistant chief.

A swearing-in ceremony is being held Monday at the Radisson Hotel in Manchester.

Five new officers also are joining the department.

Willard served with the Sanbornton Police Department before joining Manchester in 1992. He was one of the original members of the its community policing unit and bicycle patrol officers. He also was lead investigator in the homicide investigation of Officer Michael Briggs.