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Jeffrey Lynn Patterson, American police officer. Named Police Officer of Year, Knights of Columbus, 1987, 93; recipient Certified of Appreciation award Mahonong Valley Police Chiefs, Youngstown, 1987. Member American Mensa, Fraternal Order of Police (past vice president Florida lodge 4), International Association Law Enforcement Planners (secretary Florida chapter, Planner of Year 1990, 93), Clearwater Supervisors Union (past president).

Background

Patterson, Jeffrey Lynn was born on November 17, 1958 in Warren, Ohio, United States. Son of Clarence and Doris Jean (Howell) Patterson.

Education

Student, Youngstown (Ohio) State University, 1977-1983;Bachelor, St. Leo (Florida) College, 1991;Master of Public Administration, University of Southern Florida, 1996.

Career

Firefighter, EMT, McKinley Heights Fire Department, Niles, Ohio., 1976-1979;safety and security officer, Trumbull Memorial Hospital, Warren, Ohio., 1979;police officer, Bazetta Township Police Department, Cortland, Ohio., 1979-1980;police officer, Columbiana (Ohio) Police Department, 1980-1983;police officer, Clearwater (Florida) Police Department, 1983-1988;detective, Clearwater (Florida) Police Department, 1988-1990;police sergeant, Clearwater (Florida) Police Department, 1990-1996;police Lieutenant, Clearwater (Florida) Police Department, since 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journal.

Membership

Member American Mensa, Fraternal Order of Police (past vice president Florida lodge 4), International Association Law Enforcement Planners (secretary Florida chapter, Planner of Year 1990, 93), Clearwater Supervisors Union (past president).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: writing, cartooning, scuba diving, reading.

Connections

Married Deborah Lynn Ridzon, May 2, 1981 (divorced March 1989). Married Carolyn Sue Schmieder, September 5, 1992.

father:
Clarence Patterson

mother:
Doris Jean (Howell) Patterson

spouse:
Deborah Lynn Ridzon

spouse:
Carolyn Sue Schmieder