Fenwick Island Town Hall

A former police chief in Fenwick Island pleaded guilty to official misconduct and falsifying business records charges.

William Boyden was sentenced to one year in prison, suspended for Level 2 probation, for falsely reporting to the Delaware Council on Police Training that he had been certified in firearms.

Boyden's probation could be reduced or suspended if he completes 100 hours of community service.

He agreed to no longer work in a law enforcement capacity.