FRAMINGHAM – Framingham Police promoted Chris Burrell to Sergeant today, July 15, in a swearing-in ceremony.
City Clerk Lisa Ferguson administered the oath of office to Sgt. Burrell, who comes from a family of police officers. Both his father and grandfather were police officers.
Burrell began his police career in May of 1987 in Provincetown. He also worked in Orleans and Harwich, before joining the Turro police department full time in 1995.
In 2000, he transferred to the Northbridge Police Department.
In 2006, Burrell transferred to the Framingham Police Department.
He has a bachelor’s degree from Curry College.