Officer Norma Lazo was born and raised in Houston, Texas. She began her career with the Houston Police Department in 2015 and is a graduate of academy class 222. Officer Lazo attended Sam Houston State University and received her bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice. She then went on to attain her master’s degree at the University of Houston-Clear Lake. Officer Lazo is currently assigned to the Southeast Crime Suppression Team.
In January of 2018, Officer Lazo was appointed Assistant Secretary by Board President, Joe Gamaldi. She was then appointed Director #20 in March of 2019. Officer Lazo is proud to be a member of the Houston Police Officer’s Union. She has been in her position for over a year now and hopes to continue serving her fellow officers.
Outside of work she enjoys reading, traveling, and being a dog mom.