Chris Kostad, who has worked for the Shelton Police Department since 2002, will be the city's new police chief starting in November.
The city in early September announced that Kostad will replace Carole Beason, who recently announced her intention to retire. She has served in that position since January 2021.
Kostad is currently serving as a captain, a position he has held since 2021. He has also served in the department as a corporal, sergeant and lieutenant. A news release from the city states that as captain, Kostad manages the department's dail...