Capt. Kevin Tabor
Operations Bureau Commander
Katy ISD Police Department
Captain Kevin L. Tabor was born in Houston, Texas. Upon graduating from Macarthur High School in Houston, Texas, he enlisted in the United States Army serving as an Infantryman with the 7th Infantry Division at Fort Ord, California before reenlisting as a Military Policeman with the 1st Cavalry Division at Fort Hood, Texas. Upon completion of his military service, Captain Tabor graduated as the Honor Graduate of the Houston Community College Police Academy in 1995.
Captain Tabor has been with the Katy ISD Police Department since 1997 and currently serves as the Operations Bureau Commander. He has served in various roles within the department, including Support Services Bureau Commander, patrol Corporal and Sergeant, gang investigator, K9 handler, bicycle patrol, TASER instructor, TCOLE police instructor, and hostage negotiator.
Captain Tabor is a graduate of the Bill Blackwood Leadership and Command College with a professional designation of LCC. He also holds a Master Peace Officer certification and a Police Instructor certification from the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement. Captain Tabor earned a Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences in Criminal Justice from Midwestern State University.
Captain Tabor is a member of the Katy ISD Police Officers Association, Texas Municipal Police Officers Association, The Texas Tactical Police Officers Association, The Texas Gang Investigators Association, The Bill Blackwood Leadership Command College Alumni Association, The Houston Area Police Chiefs Association, The Texas School Districts Police Chiefs Association as well as a past Regional Director for the Texas Association of School Resource Officers.