Category Archives: 9/11 Community

NYPD officers hold funeral for 95-year-old retired detective, World War II veteran

Detective William Brown was a World War II veteran who retired from the NYPD in 1968 after 20 years of service. He died alone without next of kin recently, reported Tracee Carrasco of CBS New York. The NYPD officers of the 113th Precinct checked on him regularly, considered him a friend and gave him a […]

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NYPD honors Finest at annual Medal Day

Two police officers who gave their lives in the line of duty received top honors at  NYPD Medal Day, reported the Queens Chronicle. Brian Moore, 25, of the 105th Precinct’s Anti-Crime Unit, and Randolph Holder of the Bronx Housing Bureau’s Anti-Crime Unit, 33, both were awarded the Medal of Honor, the NYPD’s highest award. Det. Moore was shot in Queens on May […]

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They suffered through mass shootings. Here are their messages for the Orlando victims

Family members of the Sandy Hook elementary school shooting in Newtown and the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church shooting in Charleston have messages for the families of the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando. Time magazine published this video.

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