DEA President on the Joe Piscopo Show

June 1, 2020

DEA President Paul DiGiacomo spoke about the current riots in NYC with Joe Piscopo. Click here to listen.

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DEA President in Forefront of Fight for Line-Of-Duty Death Benefits

May 21, 2020

DEA President Paul DiGiacomo was quoted in this May 19, 2020 New York Daily News article about the fight for line-of-duty death benefits for first responders who died because of […]

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Families of essential workers killed by COVID-19 face loss of health care

May 17, 2020

At a recent virtual City Council meeting, NYPD Detective Paul Digiacomo, president of the Detectives’ Endowment Association, testified that the pandemic represented “the darkest time in history for the rank […]

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NYC health chief under fire for alleged remark about police

May 15, 2020

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City’s mayor expressed concern Thursday over a heated phone call in March between his health commissioner and a top police commander over what was […]

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Police unions call for ouster of NYC health commissioner

May 14, 2020

NEW YORK – Several unions that represent police officers are asking the mayor to fire Dr. Oxiris Barbot after comments she made about the NYPD during a heated exchange with Chief […]

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War of words between NYC health commissioner, NYPD erupted over face masks for cops; police unions fuming

May 14, 2020

An NYPD move to commandeer a half-million hospital-grade masks at the peak of the coronavirus epidemic set off a heated war of words between the city’s health commissioner and the […]

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Calls for NYC Health Chief Oxiris Barbot to Resign After Rejecting NYPD PPE Request

May 14, 2020

Police unions are livid and demanding New York City’s Health Commissioner Oxiris Barbot resign or be fired after she reportedly gave an emphatic rejection when the NYPD sought more face […]

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Policing a Changed City, NYPD Adjusts to a Changed Mission

May 11, 2020

The Detectives’ Endowment Association, which last month threatened legal action against people who put Detectives at risk of contracting the coronavirus, also called on the city to scale back police’s […]

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WNBC News Profiles the Abear Family

May 7, 2020

On May 6, 2020, WNBC’s local New York City television news broadcast this lovely story about the widow and children of active Det. Raymond Abear of Queens Special Victims Squad […]

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Advocates demand full benefits for city workers killed by coronavirus

May 4, 2020

Advocates for essential city workers are demanding the municipal employees killed by the coronavirus receive full, line-of-duty death benefits — even if it’s unclear whether they contracted the contagion on […]

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