Chief Probation Officer Leslie Dale Allen Athens-Clarke County Probation Services, GeorgiaRest in Peace Bro…We Got The Watch
End of Watch Tuesday, August 4, 2020
Tour 40 years
Chief Probation Officer Dale Allen died after contracting COVID-19 as the result of an exposure while on duty.
Chief Allen was a U.S. Army veteran where he served as a military police officer. He had served with the Athens-Clarke County Probation Services for 10 years and had previously served with the Clarke County Sheriff's Office. He is survived by his wife, son, and two siblings.
Beginning in early 2020, due to the requirements of their job, thousands of law enforcement officers and other first responders throughout the United States contracted COVID-19 during the worldwide pandemic. Hundreds of law enforcement officers died from medical complications as a result of contracting the virus while remaining on duty and interacting with the community.
Nemo me impune lacessit
Day is done, Gone the sun, From the lake, From the hills, From the sky. All is well, Safely rest, God is nigh.