January 8, 2020 – On Wednesday evening, January 8, the Hartford Police and Fire Commission unanimously approved the appointment of Scott MacFarlan as the eighth Police Chief in Hartford history.
MacFarlan is currently the Administrative Lieutenant at the HPD. He has held this position for the past 13 years.
MacFarlan has been with the HPD a total of 24 years.
He will replace Chief David Groves who will retire February 10, 2020. Groves served as Chief of Police since July 27, 2006.
Photos courtesy City of Hartford.