Captain Jeffrey Geary

HEad of Administrative Operations
Port of San Diego Harbor Police

 


Captain Jeffrey Geary oversees Administrative Operations for the Port of San Diego Harbor Police. These include Criminal Investigations, Internal Affairs, Homeland Security, Training, Communications, Special Events, and special teams including the Dive Team.

Jeff has worked in the maritime industry for 30 years, 20 of those being in maritime law enforcement. His career with the Port of San Diego Harbor Police has included being the Commanding Officer for Patrol Operations including maritime and marine firefighting units, police field supervisor and watch commander, Dive Team supervisor and diver, field training officer and as an instructor for dive operations, marine firefighting, law enforcement vessel operations, and HazMat/ CBRNE response. Jeff has also worked overseas with the U.S. State Department’s Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs in providing training to the Philippine National Police and the Philippine Coast Guard.

Recently, Jeff helped lead his department’s response to COVID-19 by creating and implementing policies and procedures throughout the pandemic. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and a US Coast Guard Captain’s License which includes an endorsement to operate submarines.