“To this day my father, Anthony, a retired NYPD Police Officer has been a very big influence in my life.  My father entered the New York City Police Department January 9th, 1986.  He was assigned to the NSU initiative which focused on the out of control drug and crime epidemic destroying New York City at the time.  Shortly thereafter he was assignned to the 17th Precinct patrolling the streets responsible for the United Nations”.  My father entered the New York City Police Department January 9th, 1986.  He was assigned to the NSU initiative which focused on the out of control drug and crime epidemic destroying New York City at the time.  Shortly thereafter he was assignned to the 17th Precinct patrolling the streets responsible for the United Nations”.