Officer Jared D. Francom

Officer Jared D. Francom

End of Watch: 

January 5, 2012

Age: 30
Ogden Police Department
Homicide: Shooting

Officer Jared D. Francom was shot and killed while serving a “knock and announce” search warrant in the Ogden area.
Five other members of the force were shot and injured during the exchange of gunfire with the suspect, who was wounded and apprehended. Four months later, while awaiting trial for murder, the suspect hanged himself in his jail cell. Officer Francom was a member of the Ogden Police Department and Weber-Morgan Narcotics Strike force and was a seven-year veteran of law enforcement. He was married and the father of two children.  He is buried in the Ogden City Cemetery. Officer Francom was also in the same POST class as fallen Deputy Josie Greathouse Fox.
The bronze memorial name plaque of Officer Jared D. Francom is sponsored by the Weber Fraternal Order of Police.

Fallen Officers