Michael Lucas is from New York City. He started his career in criminal justice as a Corrections Officer with the New York State Department of Correctional Services. Upon moving to Florida he worked as a Detention Deputy for the Broward Sheriff’s Office for three years, and later attended the Police Academy. After the academy he worked for the City of Delray Beach as a police officer for four years. Mr. Lucas achieved the rank of Major at Lauderhill Police Department, retiring in 2014 after 20 years of dedicated service. Mr. Lucas has been with City of Miami Civilian Investigative Panel since October 2014.