Greenfield Police Department selects new police chief

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GREENFIELD, MA (WSHM) -

The Greenfield Police Department has selected a new permanent police chief.

According to officials, Robert H. Haigh Jr., former chief of police in Orange, was hired as the new chief of police in Greenfield.

Haigh has been in law enforcement for 14 years and first started his career in Greenfield as a patrol officer in 1999.

Haigh is expected to be sworn in on Friday, Nov. 15. According to officials, Haigh is the first civil service permanent chief since 2011.

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