Congratulations to Police Officer Jeffrey Potter
Effective Sunday, August 5th 2018- Police Officer Jeffrey Potter has been promoted to the position of Police Lieutenant within the Geneva Police Department. Lieutenant Potter is a 15-year veteran of the Police Department. After a transition period from his current role, Lieutenant Potter will oversee the uniform force.
“We are strong as our support system and I would like to thank my wife Beth and our kids, Aric and Riley, for being there for me during my law enforcement career. Their sacrifices and encouragement has strengthen my determination to push for his accomplishment. I am grateful for the opportunity to serve the community of Geneva, Police Chief Michael Passalacqua and the Police Department as Lieutenant.” -Jeffrey M. Potter
Before becoming a police officer, Potter had a career in the medical field as a nurse and a paramedic for 18 years. He describes that kind of knowledge and experience as being very helpful on duty throughout the years on the force.
“I have the upmost confidence in our new Lieutenant and have enjoyed working with him at all levels in my career in Geneva. He is a great person to take over overseeing these duties. I am also happy that we have been able to promote someone that has worked so hard and is very deserving of this opportunity.” -Chief Passalacqua
Potter also has been in charge of our fleet management and has worked closely with our budget team for almost the last 7 years.
Please help us to congratulate Lieutenant Potter!