NORWALK, Conn. – Wednesday was "surreal" for Thomas Kulhawik, who was sworn in as Norwalk's ninth police chief.
"It's surreal, standing here today, as it seems like only yesterday," he said of the day 29 years ago when then-Lt. Harry Rilling called him to offer him a spot in the police academy. "... I just hope you made a good decision."
Kulhawik and his deputy, David Wrinn, were sworn in Wednesday, with assurances made to the public from all who took the lectern.
"You can rest assured that your safety, the protection of your family, the observation of our laws, ...