With over 17 as an officer rising through the ranks at the Oakland Police Department, Captain Sekou Millington underscored his commitment to the Oakland community in a number of assignments including but not limited to Community Policing where he worked to build and strengthen community-police relationships, Narcotics enforcement where he spent time undercover working to get illicit drugs off the streets, Investigations where he liaised with federal agencies such as the DEA, FBI, ATF and the US Marshals service, and SWAT where he served as a Team Leader then Tactical Commander. While assigned as the Training Section Commander Captain Millington also served on the Departments Force Review Board where he worked with other executive staff members to formulate strategies to keep the department at the cutting edge of contemporary policing strategies.
Understanding the importance of education, Captain Millington attended Union Institute and University where he earned his Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice and Master’s Degree in Organizational Leadership. Captain Millington attended the FBI National Academy Session #256 and earned his Certificate of Achievement in Criminal Justice Education.
He is a member of a number of local and national law enforcement organizations including the California Chapter of the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives (NOBLE) where he proudly serves as the Chapter President.
Captain Sekou Millington has demonstrated his ownership of the mission to provide the Oakland Community with the Police service they deserve, and more. His career highlights the fact that he is dedicated to serve and has earned his place as a leader both in the department and in the community.
The California Chapter of NOBLE would like to Congratulate Captain Millington for his hard earned and well deserved promotion. We are proud to call him one of our own.
From the San Francisco Bay Area region 6 chapter of NOBLE