Nicole Allen is a Captain assigned to Constable Mark Herman's as the Custodian of Records. Prior to her service in law enforcement, Captain Allen served in the Texas Air National Guard for six years. Allen graduated from the Houston Community College Police Academy and started her career at the Houston Independent School District Police Department. She served as a campus officer before joining the Harris County Precinct 4 Constable's Office. Captain Allen rose through the ranks and has served Precinct 4 as a contract deputy, patrol corporal, administrative corporal, patrol sergeant, patrol lieutenant, patrol captain and now administrative captain. Allen has completed the Leadership Inventory for Female Executives at the Bill Blackwood Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas and earned her undergraduate degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Houston-Downtown as well as her Master's in Public Administration from Sam Houston State University. In addition to her master's degree, Captain Allen is master peace officer, a TCOLE certified instructor, a field training officer and in addition she serves as the agency's Field Training Coordinator.
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