The deputy Police inspector identified as Olufunmilola Obe was promoted to the rank of an inspector at the New York Police Department, NYPD headquarters in Manhattan.
When her name was announced as the new NYPD police inspector, there was a loud roar of approval from the audience of many Nigerians and African leaders in the New York area, who had been invited to witness the ceremony.
Mrs. Obe started her career in 1992 as a Police Cadet. She became a police officer in February 94. She was promoted to Sergeant in December 2000.
In July 2005, she became a Lieutenant, in 2008, she became a Captain and in June 2012 she became a Deputy Inspector and finally, in December 2015, she was promoted to an Inspector.
Olufunmilola Obe bagged a B.Sc. in Computer Science from City College in New York. She did her Master in Public Administration at Marist College. In 2014, she graduated from the Police Management Institute at Columbia University.
Inspector Obe is happily married to Peter Obe since 1996. The couple has 3 children.
Her secret is dedication to service, quality education, and good interpersonal skills.