In 1995, after moving to Florida from New York, Chief Freeburg began his career with the Edgewood Police Department. Chief Freeburg has held the position of Sergeant, Detective, Captain, and was promoted to Chief of Police in 2017. He is a graduate of the Southern Police Institute Command Officer Development Course, Chief Executive Seminar, FBI Executive Development Seminar, and numerous other criminal justice courses. Chief Freeburg serves on the Florida Criminal Justice Executive Board, and is a member of the Florida Police Chiefs Association and Central Florida Police Chief Association. He is also a member of Columbia College Chapter of Alpha Sigma Lambda honor society.