John Benone was promoted to Lieutenant in February 2018. He has served as a sworn officer for the San Pablo Police Department since 1997 and has been member of law enforcement since he became a West Contra Costa Unified School District police officer and a reserve police officer with the City of San Pablo in 1994. He has served as a patrol officer, field training officer, Detective, and sergeant during his tenure with the department. In 2001, Lieutenant Benone was the recipient of the Officer of the Year Award. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice from California State University Sacramento and a P.O.S.T. Supervisory Certificate and a P.O.S.T Management Certificate.Lieutenant Benone is responsible for Services/Records.