High Springs police chief nominees


Published: Wednesday, January 30, 2008 at 8:51 a.m.
Last Modified: Wednesday, January 30, 2008 at 8:51 a.m.

Residents will have a chance to meet with the eight candidates for the new High Springs police chief this week.

A meeting with the candidates will be held Thursday at the High Springs Civic Center, 330 NW Santa Fe Blvd., according to city officials.

The city began searching for a new top cop after Police Chief Ray Kaminskas died last year from an apparent heart attack.

The eight candidates are:

Chief Steven Burch, Crystal River Police Department

Lt. Gordon Fulwood, High Springs interim police chief

Capt. James Nygaard, Lee County Sheriff's Office

Lt. Charles Reed, West Palm Beach Police Department

Lt. Bruce Ross, South Miami Police Department

Capt. Lee Spector, Ft. Lauderdale Police Department

Lt. Jim Troiano, The Alachua County Sheriff's Office

Chief Phillip Williams, Lake Placid Police Department

The meeting starts at 6:30 p.m.

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