Allen Richard (Rick) Young served in Vietnam during 1968-69
as a military policeman initially as sentry dog handler, and then
as a machine gunner on a river patrol boat and a Boston whaler,
and as a rifleman of a two-man short-range riverine
Rick received an Associate of Arts in pre-law political science
from Pasadena City College; a Bachelor of Science in
Investigative Criminal Justice from California State University at
Los Angeles; and a Masters of Science in organizational
leadership from Philadelphia Biblical University.
He had been employed in civilian Federal law enforcement since
November 1973 in Boston, Los Angeles, New York, and
Washington, D.C., as a postal police officer, postal inspector,
and (senior) special agent. In November 1999 he retired.