• By Alicia W. Coleman
  • Posted Tuesday, February 9, 2021

Deputy Sheriff III Michael L. Thompson retires

Deputy Michael Thompson began his Law Enforcement career in 2005. Deputy Thompson was promoted to Deputy Sheriff III in 2019.

During his career, Deputy Thompson earned several certifications including the Intermediate & Advanced Law Enforcement Certificates. Deputy Thompson received 15 Years’ Service Commendation Bar and several letters of commendation.

Deputy Thompson served the U.S. Marine Corps, E-3 Lane Corporal, 1992 to 1996. He received the U.S. Presidential Service Certificate and Badge as well as several other notable medals.

Throughout the course of his career, Deputy Thompson was an FCSO Field Training Instructor, he worked in the Investigative Services Division, and upon his retirement, he worked in the Field Services Division.

The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office wishes Deputy Thompson all the best in his future endeavors.

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