Dominican David Michael honoured with MBE for service in greater London

File photo: David Michael

Dominican David Michael recently appointed as a policing consultant was also awarded an MBE on Sunday (which stands for Most Excellent Order of the British Empire) for his service as a police officer in the Lewisham area in London.

Michael was the first officer of Afro-Caribbean heritage in the Lewisham police force in modern history. Michael was one of only 11 black officers in a police force of over 22,000.

Michael had a very successful and productive career attaining the rank of police inspector at Scotland yard after a 30 year career.

He said, “I am pleased and proud to receive this special Honour. I am grateful to those who made the time to nominate me and considered me worthy of consideration. I am also grateful to those who made the ultimate decision to approve me for the award.”

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6 Comments

  1. dissident
    January 16, 2020

    With de leadership we have in cabinet you are overly accomplished Sir…. Skerrit would never employ a brilliant and honorably acclaimed individual like you to be commissioner of police on Dominica.
    Not even our national security minister can attempt to walk in your shoes.

    Big up to you
    Honors to you
    Your impeccable career buries all billionaire seeking prime Minister whose salary can NEVER make him a millionaire.

  2. %
    January 16, 2020

    Well done sir!
    In Dominica our officers, (most),serve one man, and not the country!
    Shame on them, and shame on those who head our police force.

  3. BMB
    January 16, 2020

    My friend, thank you for your service. Serving in the police force at a time that you did could not have been an easy road. Hats off to you. Please continue to make yourself, family and country proud.

  4. Dr Clayton Shillingford
    January 16, 2020

    Congratulations David. Good job

  5. Sybil nowell
    January 15, 2020

    Well done David. Congratulations ,keep it up

  6. Angel Watch
    January 15, 2020

    Congratulations. Great Job. You make all Dominicans proud of you. We look forward to you assisting our police force here in Dominica, and achieving great works.

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