Clifford is also the chaplain of the Braintree Fire Department and has been with St. Francis for just more than a year. He was appointed in a ceremony with Sullivan and Police Chief Russell Jenkins at Town Hall Aug. 21.
“I am grateful to Father Clifford for taking on this important role in our Police Department” Sullivan said in a statement. “Father Paul will be invaluable in helping our Officers deal with some of the more difficult aspects of their responsibilities.”
Clifford is also the former chaplain of the Hopkinton Police Department.