Welcome Jon Froomin, Coronado's New Police Chief
Posted by: kateg 5 years, 5 months ago
Froomin Named New Coronado Police Chief
CORONADO, CA (April 23, 2013) - Jon Froomin, a 30-year veteran of the Foster City Police Department, has been chosen as the City of Coronado's new police chief, City Manager Blair King announced today.
Froomin, 45, has served as captain in Foster City in San Mateo County since 2004. He was selected from a list of seven top candidates narrowed down from a field of more than 100 applicants.
"We are extremely pleased to welcome Jon to Coronado," King said. "He has demonstrated himself as a strong leader and a dedicated professional."
Froomin was selected after an extensive screening and background review. During the interview process, he received consistent high marks from interview panels representing law enforcement professionals and the community.
In 1983, Froomin began working for the Foster City Police Department as its first Police Explorer Captain, a worksite-based program for young men and women. He became a community service officer three years later. In 1988, he was hired as a police officer recruit, then as an officer. As an officer, he served in patrol, then as a motorcycle officer and a detective. He was promoted to corporal in 1997, then to sergeant, and by 2000, he was selected to serve as a lieutenant.
Froomin was raised in Foster City and received a bachelor's degree in Public Administration from the University of San Francisco. He has served as the president of the Foster City Lions Club.
The Coronado job opened up after Police Chief Lou Scanlon announced his retirement after six years in Coronado and a 33-year career with the San Diego Police Department.
King said Foster City, which sits on San Francisco Bay, is similar in population and size to Coronado. He is set to oversee a staff of 87 and a budget of $9 million. Froomin will start work May 13.
"We believe he will be a great fit here," King added.
Article provided courtesy of the City of Coronado. Read the article on the City's website by clicking here, or call Janine Zuniga at (619) 522-7314.Share on Twitter Share on Facebook
San Diego Homes
- New Landscape Transformation Program Increases Incentives in San Diego County
- 624 10th Avenue JUST SOLD!
- 226 Orange Avenue #303 JUST SOLD!
- 1820 Avenida Del Mundo #606's price has been REDUCED!
- 2018 4th of July Events
- Blog (345)
- Buyer's Guide to Buying a Home (11)
- DIY Homeowners (55)
- FAQ Buyer (35)
- FAQ Property Management (7)
- FAQ Renters (7)
- FAQ Seller (32)
- FAQ Short Sale (6)
- Friday Favorites (4)
- Home Projects (59)
- Listings (132)
- Local Info (74)
- Market Matters (34)
- Open House (18)
- Rentals (18)
- Staging (1)
- Things to do (77)
- Tips (5)
- Tips for Buyers (7)
- Tips for Homeowners (5)
- Tips for Renters (5)
- Tips for Sellers (5)
- Tips/FAQs (2)
FeedsRSS / Atom
Latest NewsJuly 10, 2018 New Landscape Transformation Program Increases Incentives in San Diego County June 29, 2018 624 10th Avenue JUST SOLD! June 25, 2018 226 Orange Avenue #303 JUST SOLD! READ MORE
Our initial experience with you, especially with your demonstrable expertise, knowledge, and willingness to both educate and work with us regarding the market and related considerations particular to Coronado, resulted in a gratifyingly helpful and positive experience for us.—Robert R. READ MORE