- May 24, 2011: ADOPTED
- May 24, 2011: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
- May 18, 2011: REFERRED TO FINANCE
LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring NYPD Officer Joseph Trischetta upon the occasion of his retirement WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body to recognize and honor those distinguished officers and citizens who would devote themselves to public service, demonstrating great courage and diligence in providing for the care and welfare of the citizens of their communities and this great Empire State; and WHEREAS, Within every community of the State of New York there are certain individuals who, by virtue of their commitment and dedication, command the respect and admiration of their community for their exem plary contributions and service on behalf of others; and WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is justly proud to honor NYPD Officer Joseph Trischetta upon the occasion of his retirement, to be celebrated on Friday, June 10, 2011; and WHEREAS, Joseph Trischetta was born and raised in Brooklyn; he joined the New York City Police Department in October of 1990; and WHEREAS, Joseph Trischetta's first precinct assignment after graduat ing from the police academy in April of 1991 was at the 68th Police Precinct, where he currently serves; he began his police career as a patrol officer working mostly midnight shifts; and WHEREAS, In 2002, Joseph Trischetta made a career choice to be a part of the Community Affairs Unit and has been there ever since; throughout his tenure as a Community Affairs Officer, he has helped solve the prob lems of many local groups and individuals; and WHEREAS, Acting as one of the 68th Police Precinct's liaisons to the community, Joseph Trischetta also keeps the community informed on vari ous programs and services being offered by both the Precinct and the NYPD; and WHEREAS, Joseph Trischetta has also received many departmental, precinct and community awards; he has been Police Officer of the Month on several occasions and has received citations from community groups, including the Merchants of Third Avenue and the Dyker Civic Association; and
WHEREAS, With him throughout have been his wife, Denise, and their three children, all of whom feel privileged to be a part of his life and rejoice in his achievements; and WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that those dedicated public servants who unselfishly devote their lives to the preservation of order and the protection of others are worthy and due full praise for their commitment and noble endeavors; now, therefore, be it RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to honor NYPD Officer Joseph Trischetta upon the occasion of his retire ment; and be it further RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran smitted to NYPD Officer Joseph Trischetta.