Posted March 5, 2024
The Rotary Club of East Montgomery County welcomed Montgomery County Pct. 4 Constable Kenneth "Rowdy" Hayden to their luncheon. Constable Hayden, a pillar of law enforcement in the area, shared insights into the multifaceted operations of the Montgomery County Pct. 4 Constable's Office. Established with a vision to serve and protect, the office has 50 sworn full-time deputies alongside dedicated reserve deputies and civilian staff. The Constable’s office serves as a vital hub for the civil process and Justice of the Peace, Pct. 4 bailiff duties.

Beyond its foundational responsibilities, the Montgomery County Pct. 4 Constable's Office stands as a beacon of public safety, offering round-the-clock patrol coverage and a suite of specialized units including Criminal Investigations, K9, SRT (Special Response Team), SRG (Riot Team), I.C.A.C (Internet Crimes Against Children), Honor Guard, Drone Support, and Swift Water Rescue Operations. The scope and versatility of these services underscore the office's unwavering commitment to safeguarding the well-being and security of its constituents.

Elected to office in 2009, Constable Hayden has steered the department with a blend of leadership, dedication, and innovation. Under his stewardship, the Montgomery County Pct. 4 Constable's Office has garnered a slew of accolades and recognitions, including the prestigious Diamond Hero Leadership Award in 2022 and 2023, as well as the distinction of being named Outstanding Law Enforcement Agency in the same years. Constable Hayden himself was honored as Constable/Marshall of the Year in 2022, a testament to his exemplary service and leadership within the law enforcement community.

As a token of their appreciation for Constable Hayden speaking, a signed copy of the book, “Freedom Over Me,” by Ashley Bryan, will be donated to the New Caney Elementary School library. The Rotary Club of EMC thanked Constable Hayden, Judge James Dunn, and Commissioner Matt Gray for their united efforts to ensure the safety, security, and betterment of East Montgomery County.