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  • City of Concord Announces Mark Bustillos as Chief of Police

    March 25, 2020
    Concord City Manager Valerie Barone today announced that she has hired Mark Bustillos to serve as the City’s next Chief of Police. Bustillos, who will be sworn in on Monday, April 6, will replace retiring Chief Guy Swanger.  

    The community is invited to watch the ceremony at 8 a.m. on Facebook Live, through Concord TV or via the City’s website. 

    Bustillos comes to Concord from the San Jose Police Department, where he has served for 27 years, most recently as Deputy Chief of the Bureau of Administration.  

    "Mark is a proactive and creative problem solver with extensive community policing experience and strong leadership skills,” said Barone. “I am confident that his positive, inclusive management style will serve the department and our Concord community well.”  
    READ THE FULL PRESS RELEASE HERE:  http://cityofconcord.org/ArchiveCenter/ViewFile/Item/689