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Staff Sgt. James D. McNaughton | Faces of the Fallen | The Washington Post

Sunday, August 3rd, 2014 Posted in Transit District 2 | No Comments »

Staff Sgt James D. McNaughton. was killed on August 2, 2005. Saturday was the anniversary of his death. His family, friends, the US army and Transit District 2 officers attended a memorial to commemorate the 9th anniversary of his passing. He was buried in Calverton National Cemetery on Long Island. Chief of Counter-terrorism, Chief James Waters attended along with Commanding Officer of Transit District 2, Captain Anthony Carter.

Read the full article in The Washington Post.

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Keith’s Race: The Sgt. Keith A. Ferguson Memorial Race

Sunday, August 3rd, 2014 Posted in Scooter Task Force | No Comments »

Sunday a walk-run race across the Brooklyn Bridge took place in honor of Sgt Keith Ferguson. Sgt Ferguson was assisting another officer in 2004 when he collapsed and died of a heart attack on Grand and Broadway in the 1st Precinct. The race, called Keith’s Race is organized by his family, and all proceeds go to scholarship fund.

The PBMS( formerly the 1st Pct) Scooter Task Force was on hand for the event.

See related article: Stretch of Ely Avenue renamed for NYPD Sgt. Keith A. Ferguson, suffered fatal heart attack 10 years ago

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Meet Your Police: Transit District 2 Community Outreach at the Fulton Street Subway Station and Penn Station

Saturday, August 2nd, 2014 Posted in Transit District 2 | No Comments »

Last week Transit District 2, the NYPD command that patrols the subways organized a community outreach, with Mc Gruff the Crime Dog. Many subway riders passed by and enjoyed the popcorn, crime prevention information and coloring books for children. Chief of Transit Joseph Fox attended and greeted riders and officers. Chief Fox’s theme Mission First: People Always was put into action.

It was a great event.

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Detective James Rudolph was recently promoted on June 2nd from Police Officer to Detective Specialist

Thursday, June 5th, 2014 Posted in Transit District 2 | No Comments »

Detective Rudolph is a 27 year veteran of the NYPD. He is the recipient of the Combat Cross and the Medal of Valor, two of the police department’s highest honors along with the Manhattan South Division Valor Award. He has been awarded the Downtown Alliance Award and the NY Press/Our Town Downtown OTTY Award for exceptional contribution to the downtown community. He was also awarded the Daily News citation for exceptional merit. He even plays Santa for the local Chinatown schools. Detective Rudolph has been assigned to Transit District 2 for 25 years and is a great asset to the downtown community.
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Chief of Transit, Joseph Fox and Detective James Rudolph

Commanding Officer Captain Anthony Carter with Detective Rudolph and Transit District 2 officers during promotion.

Sticky: The 1st Precinct Scooter Task Force

Wednesday, January 8th, 2014 Posted in Scooter Task Force | No Comments »

The Scooter Task Force is a unit of about 25 officers who ride scooters that actually look more like motorcycles. They are called in to do all sorts of jobs from parades to protests to peddlers to general law enforcement.

The First Precinct Scooter Task Force