Suicide Awareness Candlelight Vigil CANCELLED

The Suicide Awareness Candlelight Vigil that was scheduled for Monday, August 19 has been cancelled. We will post the new date when it is scheduled.

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O’Brien Becomes Brooklyn South Welfare Officer

DEA Delegate and first grade Det. Timothy O’Brien of Brooklyn South Homicide ran unopposed for the DEA Brooklyn South Welfare Officer position, which he assumes as of Tuesday, July 30, […]

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Hearing in Simonsen Case, July 31, 2019

There will be a hearing tomorrow for one of the defendants in the case pertaining to the death of Det. Brian Simonsen, Wednesday, July 31, 2019, at 9:30 a.m. in […]

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A Message To All Detectives Regarding Recent Disturbing Videos of Doused Cops

Regarding The Recent Videos Of Uniformed Police Officers Being Doused With Water From DEA President Michael J. Palladino   The recent videos of civilians interfering with uniformed Officers effecting a […]

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9/11 Victim Compensation Fund Update

UPDATE:   On Monday, July 29, 2019, President Donald J. Trump signed the bi-partisan bill that extends the VCF — the Never Forget the Heroes: James Zadroga, Ray Pfeifer, and Luis Alvarez […]

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Wake & Funeral for Retired Det. Luis Alvarez

On the morning of Saturday, June 29, 2019, Det. Luis Alvarez, who retired out of the Bomb Squad, passed away of illnesses contracted as a result of his work on […]

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Election for Brooklyn South Welfare Officer

With the promotion of Frank Ciccone to Brooklyn South Trustee, and in keeping with the DEA Constitution and By Laws, Brooklyn South Delegates who have served as DEA Delegate for […]

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Annuity Fund Transfer Period

The entire month of July, from July 1st through July 31st, 2019, DEA members can transfer their Annuity Fund from the DEA Trustee-managed fund to a self-directed fund, or visa […]

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Body Camera Grievance

On May 22, 2019, the Police Department ordered 21 Investigators to wear body cameras, which is a violation of our collective bargaining agreement. The DEA filed a grievance and is […]

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Overtime Reduction

The DEA inquired about the recently announced reduction in overtime for Detectives and Supervisory ranks. As per Chief of Department Monahan and Chief of Detectives Shea, the Department expects to […]

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