Deputy Chief Jimmy Evans

With a prestigious 27 year-long career in Law Enforcement and Corrections, Chief Jimmy Evans believes in a Community-Oriented Policing philosophy and is committed to building a lasting relationship between the community he serves and local law enforcement. He was born in Houston and raised in Madisonville, Texas. Chief Evans is married with children.

He began his career in 1984 with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, and in 1993 he became a police officer with the Houston Metro Transit Authority Police Department.

He has been awarded several community service awards for his outstanding outreach efforts in various communities, and was one of the first Bigs in Blue volunteers with the Greater Houston Big Brothers Big Sisters organization.

Chief Evans is a proud member of the FBI National Academy Associates of Texas, International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP).

Chief Evans holds a Master’s Degree in Administration of Criminal Justice with a Concentration in Forensic Psychology, a Bachelor of Science in Administration of Criminal Justice and an Associate of Applied Science - Law Enforcement.

He has completed the FBI-Texas Command College, FBI-LEEDA – Command Leadership Institution, Bill Blackwood Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas-Command Leadership Series, and Texas Police Chiefs Association Foundation-Managing Patrol Operations. He also holds a Master Peace Officer license.

Chief Evans has more than 10 years of supervisory experience, having held the rank of Captain, Lieutenant, Sergeant and Corporal and has received extensive leadership training from several highly recommended leadership schools.

In December 2020, Chief Evans retired from the Harris County Precinct 3 Constable’s Office where he led the evening shift as the Watch-Commander.

Contact Information
Phone 281-243-4836
Fax 832-471-1840
Email Jimmy.Evans@fortbendcountytx.gov
Chief Jimmy Evans and Captain Veronica Martin

Captain Veronica Martin

Captain Veronica Martin began her Law Enforcement career over 20 years ago serving in several leadership roles. Currently, Capt. Martin oversees the overall growth and development of the Fort Bend County Constable Precinct 4 Office while specializing in the Civil, Administrative Divisions and Special Operations. Additionally, Capt. Martin is a graduate of the Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas Leadership Command College (LEMIT), graduated from the Leadership Inventory for Female Executives at Sam Houston State University and holds a Master Peace Officer Certification from the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement. Capt. Martin has implemented an outstanding Civil Division by serving the community in the processing of all court ordered Citations, Writs of Possessions and Warrant Executions in a timely and professional manner. Capt. Martin’s leadership extends to several other capacities such as: Public Information Officer, Budget Coordinator, Training Coordinator, Internal Affairs Investigations, Fleet Management and Professional Development for all staff. As Supervising Administrator, Capt. Martin also manages the implementation of New Programs, Strategic Planning, Reserve Deputy Program and Court Security.

Contact Information
Phone 281-243-4840
Fax 832-471-1840
Email Veronica.Martin@fortbendcountytx.gov

Lieutenant Martin Garret - Patrol

Lt. Garret graduated from Dulles High School in Sugar Land, Texas in 1987. He started his career in the United States Marine Corps in 1988. Shortly after, his unit was activated for the Persian Gulf War in 1990. He served in Desert Storm/Desert Shield returning home in 1991. He then started his law enforcement career in 1992 with the Missouri City Police Department after graduating valedictorian from the Gus George Law Enforcement Academy. Between 1992 and 2001, Lt. Garret worked for 3 law enforcement agencies in Fort Bend. He was working at the Meadows Place Police Department when the attacks of 911 occurred. Lt. Garret decided to reenlist in the Marine Corps 4 years active duty and went to Iraq two more times.

Upon his return from active military status, Lt. Garret worked at the Fulshear Police Dept. as a Lieutenant, and then with Fort Bend County Pct 4 Constable’s Office as a Sergeant for four years and then promoted to Lieutenant in 2021. While with Pct 4, he received a vast amount of training and became an advanced crash reconstructionist, crash data analyst, intoxilyzer operator, SFST instructor, firearms instructor, and completed many supervisory classes to include the FBI-Leeda leadership trilogy.

Lt. Garret was directly involved in assisting the Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office in getting the reconstruction team started and was often requested directly by DPS to reconstruct their scenes. Lt. Garret has approximately 27 years of service in law enforcement and 12 years total in the United States Marine Corps. He holds a Master Peace Officer Certification with TCOLE.

Contact Information
Email Martin.Garret@fortbendcountytx.gov