Two Finalists Selected For Frederick Police Chief

They will meet with the public on Tuesday.










Frederick, Md (KM) Two finalists have been chosen for the job of Frederick City Police Chief. The Mayor’s Office announced that they are Jason Lando, a Commander with the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police, and Cleveland Spruill, whose the Chief of the Athens–Clark County Police in Georgia.

Both candidates will address the community on Tuesday afternoon, January 5th at 4:30. They will introduce themselves and answer questions from the community. They will also hold a forum with the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 91 in Frederick.

Questions from the community must be submitted in advance. Go to to submit questions.

Following the forum, the city will be soliciting feedback on each of the finalists. The feedback survey will be posted on

Mayor Michael O-Connor is expected to choose one of these two candidates to fill the job of Frederick City Police Chief. That selection will be submitted to the Board of Aldermen for a vote.


By Kevin McManus