Martha Allen
Desk Sergeant
Officer Allen
Gender: Female
Age: Unknown
Actress: Patricia Idlette
Family: Unnamed grandmother
Hair color: Brown
Eye color: Brown
Status: Alive
First appearance: Pilot
Last appearance: Woman Seeking Dead Husband - Smokers Okay, No Pets
Martha Allen, portrayed by Patricia Idlette, is a desk sergeant with the SBPD. She believes Shawn can speak to her dead grandmother. She appeared in the pilot episode and "Woman Seeking Dead Husband - Smokers Okay, No Pets". Her faith and paraphernalia are the catalyst for Shawn's pretense that he is psychic. Her later absence is never referenced in the show.