hief Jeff Durand first joined the West Newbury Police Department as a full time officer in 1995. He obtained an Associate’s Degree in Business Management from Northern Essex Community College. In 1991 he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice from UMass Lowell. In 2007, he was promoted to the rank of Sergeant within the department. He was promoted to Chief of Police in 2019. Chief Durand is married to his wife Amanda and has 3 children.