Office of the Chief

Brian E. Harvey is the Chief of Police for the City of Allen Police Department. He was sworn in on February 7, 2012. Harvey is a retired Deputy Police Chief with the Dallas Police Department and has over 30 years of law enforcement experience.

Chief's Messages

Chief Harvey shares periodic messages with the Allen community to announce new initiatives or address topics of interest.


The Office of the Chief of Police handles strategic planning, budget planning, day-to-day law enforcement agency operations, special guest appearances, department hiring and separations, payroll, and more. It also provides direct oversight for Internal AffairsCommunity Relations, and the Chaplaincy Program.

Professional outdoor photo of Allen Police Department building