Lieutenant Doug Allen has been promoted to the position of Chief of Police for the Town of Colchester.
Doug has thirty
four years of law enforcement experience. As Lieutenant, he recently helped
implement changes including community social workers, a new employee
evaluation process, reduction of vehicle sizes, and coordinated capital
planning. He has studied and exercised leadership in emergency situations
and as acting chief. Doug has a Bachelor’s degree in Communications from
Lyndon State College and will be the fourth Chief in the Department’s 50 year history.