LISBON, N.H. (AP) - The town of Lisbon, New Hampshire, has a new police chief.
Scott Pinson has been a police officer in town for more than eight years.
The Caledonian Record reports the 43-year-old Pinson is leading a department that includes two full-time officers in addition to himself and a part-time soldier.
He is succeeding T. Joseph Tavernier, a 20-year-veteran of the department and chief for 15 years, who is opening an automotive business.
Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.