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Protective services official

Darrell Glen Austin, American protective services official. Named Volunteer of Year, Albuquerque, 1981; recipient Citation of Merit, Civil Air Patrol, 1981, Clara Barton award, American Red Cross, 1981.


Austin, Darrell Glen was born on May 3, 1936 in Portales, New Mexico, United States. Son of Glen Oren and Birdie Mae (Lane) Austin.


Graduate, High School.


Salesman, Meads Fine Bread, Portales, 1955-1957;fireman, Portales Fire Department, 1957-1959;patroman, New Mexico State Police, 1959-1975;sergeant, New Mexico State Police, Las Cruces, Grants, New Mexico, 1975-1983;Lieutenant, New Mexico State Police, Grants, Las Vegas, Gallup, New Mexico, 1983-1987;captain, New Mexico State Police, Gallup, 1987-1988. Private investigator, examiner for commercial drivers licenses, since 1990. Instructor New Mexico pupil translations Silver City, New Mexico, since 1968.

State trustee Fraternal Order of Police Grants.


Heaven is a real place existing either in this realityor another reality. It is where God resides. It is where those who have trusted Jesus as their Savior will go when they die.


Christians should seek to apply their spiritual and moral values to the political process rather than politicize the church.


Every member of a Baptist Church should be delicate to other people and use appropriate language while communicating with others.


Founder Dona Ana Search and Rescue Council, Las Cruces, 1976. Volunteer consultant American Red Cross, Albuquerque, 1972-1973. Member Mid-Rio Grande Emergency Medical Superior vena cava syndrome.Coun., 1977.

Volunteer Milan Fire Department. Member New Mexico Sheriff & Police Association (board directors), New Mexico Emergency Med.Tech. Association (president 1972-1973, bd directors 1975-1981), N. Mexico Mounted Patrol (honorary life), Elks, Lions (chartered, all offices 1965-1971).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: fishing, auto mechanic.


Married Wiley Jean Smith, October 30, 1954. Children: Elizabeth Jean James, Robert Glen (deceased), Darrell Keith.

Glen Oren Austin

Birdie Mae (Lane) Austin

Wiley Jean Smith

Elizabeth Jean James Austin

Robert Glen Austin (deceased)

Darrell Keith Austin