Southfields PCSO Marks 20 Years with the Met

Donald Lopes presented with award for long service

PSCO Donald Lopes 9right) receives his award. Picture: Met Police

November 3, 2023

A local Police Community Support Officer (PCSO) has received recognition for twenty years of service to the Metropolitan Police.

Donald Lopes, who is a member of the Southfields and West Hill Safer Neighbourhoods Team, was presented with an award by Wandsworth Neighbourhoods Superintendent David Bannister on Tuesday (31 October).

Donald is regularly seen on local streets as well as community events assisting his colleagues

PCSOs were introduced by the Met in September 2002, a year before Donald joined when Barry Faust based at Belgravia Station became the first to take on the role.


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