"Congrats to interim Superintendent Timothy Bernhardt," the department said in a tweet.
Congrats to interim Superintendent Timothy Bernhardt. https://t.co/L5FdnPoR8P— Upper Darby Police (@UDPolice) November 25, 2019
Bernhardt was previously the lieutenant of the Narcotics Division.
The leadership change comes after the announcement of Upper Darby Police Superintendent Mike Chitwood's retirement.
Chitwood is retiring his badge after 55 years in law enforcement. His last day with the department is December 1.