Clearfield – A Chief has been chosen to lead the new Clearfield Regional Police Department.
Vincent McGinnis, who now serves as Chief of the Clearfield Borough Police Department will also head up the regional law enforcement force when it begins operations in 2023.
The committee charged with creating the new police department made its announcement Wednesday night.
Sergeant Julie Curry of the Lawrence Township Police Department was named Assistant Chief.
Clearfield and Lawrence Township have been in the process of consolidating their police forces for months and expect to officially begin operating as a joint regional department by January 1st.