As former “PAL kid” and current Detroit Police Officer; Michael is an example of what the spirit of the Police Athletic League stands for. Officer Richardson is a graduate of Eastern Michigan University, where he studied Communications and Theatre, while also competing on the men’s Football and Track Teams through athletic scholarship.
Officer Richardson then pursued and completed his graduate degree with honors at Ferris State University, where he studied Criminal Justice Administration. Officer Richardson is a former member of Detroit Police Department’s elite Special Response Team Unit, and now serves with the Chief’s Neighborhood Liaison as a Youth Development Officer.
Officer Richardson has a passion to serve youth and the community. His hobbies include playing football, outdoor activities, travel, and eating amazing foods. Don’t forget to stop by and say hello!
Contact Officer Richardson at officerrichardson@detroitpal.org