Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Monday, April 10, 2017
Sunday, April 9, 2017
Saturday, April 8, 2017
Press release: Statement of PBA President Patrick J. Lynch on state budget agreement providing NYC Police Officers an adequate disability benefit
Thursday, April 6, 2017
Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Fifth Anniversary fund raiser on Apr. 20 in support of Concern Of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.) at Mulcahy's of Wantagh.
Autism and Special Needs Seminar, April 26
Manhattan Criminal Court was crammed with police officers and PBA officials in support the Holder family at the sentencing of the murderer of PO Randolph Holder who was given life in prison without parole. Stories aired on: ABC 7 at noon; NBC 4 at 11 AM; Fox 5; CBS 2; PIX 11; ABC 7 at 4 PM; NBC 4 at 4 PM; WMBC; NY 1 News; Bloomberg Radio; WCBS AM; WINS AM and WOR AM. Print stories about the sentencing were published in: the Times; Chief Leader; Newsday; Wall Street Journal; Post; Daily News; the Gothamist and Metro. The Daily News ran an editorial asking to remember hero police officer Randolph Holder and to forget about his killer.
The Chief Leader ran stories about Lynch hammering CCRB over leaks; the court ruling that police records should be private; an editorial on police disciplinary records and a report on the Inner Circle show poking fun at the Mayor and other notables including Pat Lynch.
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Randolph Holder Sr., father of fallen Police Officer Randolph Holder, and Pat Lynch spoke to the media following the sentencing of P.O. Holder's murderer to life without the possibility of parole. See the full PBA-recorded video here.
Monday, April 3, 2017
The Wall Street Journal reports Pat Lynch’s letter to the PC and Mayor hammering the CCRB for leaks and calling for a suspension of a memo of understanding that allows CCRB lawyers to prosecute in the department trial room.
The NY Post reports the anticipated sentencing of the murderer of PO Randolph Holder.
Friday, March 31, 2017
Thursday, March 30, 2017
Press release: Appellate Division overturns lower court and affirms that police officers’ disciplinary records are confidential records
10-13: Sunday, June 11, the Police Surgeons Benevolent Association's Car Show takes place St. Anthony's High School in South Huntington. All proceeds benefit Concerns of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.) in honor of fallen Bronx Sgt. Paul Tuozzolo. See flyer for details.
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Comedy Cops at Gotham Comedy Club on April 27: Laugh like crazy while supporting families of the fallen.
Following the unauthorized release of former PO Richard Haste’s disciplinary record, Pat Lynch slams the CCRB for it’s “anti-police” bias and reiterates his call for a criminal investigation. See New York Post and New York 1 TV News. Read Lynch’s entire statement here.
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Monday, March 27, 2017
The New York Post reports that PBA president Pat Lynch has sent a letter to the Dept. of Investigation and the Manhattan DA’s office requesting a thorough investigation of disciplinary records leaked by the CCRB and a criminal prosecution of those responsible if appropriate.
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Thursday, March 23, 2017
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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An anonymous person, who claims to be a CCRB employee, leaked what is alleged to be the disciplinary record of PO Daniel Pantaleo. PBA president Pat Lynch blasted the CCRB (see press release) and called for an investigation into the alleged leak. Stories appeared in: Daily News; Post; Politico; Newsday and on New York 1 News.
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Press release: PBA president criticizes CCRB and calls for investigation
Job Notice: Parkchester Department of Public Safety Sergeant
Thursday, March 16, 2017
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Saturday, March 11, 2017
Thursday, March 9, 2017
Contract Update: Retiree Retroactive Payments — Action may be required if address has changed.
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10-13: Patrol Borough Brooklyn North is hosting a 5K Walk, Run & Wheel to benefit children with disabilities. Saturday, April 29 at Cadman Plaza Park in Brooklyn. See flyer for details.
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Standing with the family of PO Randolph Holder, Pat Lynch addresses the media following a guilty on all counts verdict in PO Holder’s murder trial. Stories appeared in: Daily News; NY Post; NY Times; Times Union; Staten Island Advance; Newsday. Reports were also filed by Fox 5 News; ABC 7 News; CBS 2 News, NBC 4 News; WINS radio; WNYM radio; CBS radio; NY 1 News; WOR radio; WABC radio. See also Pat Lynch's full remarks in a PBA-recorded video.
Monday, March 6, 2017
Friday, March 3, 2017
Thursday, March 2, 2017
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Monday, February 27, 2017
Friday, February 24, 2017
Monday, February 20, 2017
Friday, February 17, 2017
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
During the lead in to the State of the City speech, a NY 1 News panel discuss changes in the Mayor’s relationship with the NYPD and the impact the PBA’s protests had on achieving a better contract for police officers.
On Valentine's Day 1999, Police Officer Matthew Dziergowski made the ultimate sacrifice when he heroically put his RMP between a speeding car and his fellow officers saving them from certain death on a Staten Island Highway. Today, 18 years later, Matt Dziergowski was remembered by hundreds of fellow officers, family and friends at a memorial mass at St. Christopher's Church on Staten Island. See photos on Facebook.
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Monday, February 6, 2017
Sunday, February 5, 2017
In an interview with John Catsimatidis on AM 970, Pat Lynch says that the PBA's tentative contract continues the progress towards a fair market rate of pay, noting that the union will be back at the bargaining table within a few months to build on those gains.
10-13: Blood drive, Port Washington, Feb. 20
Friday, February 3, 2017
Thursday, February 2, 2017
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Offers: Final Farewell to Ringling Brothers
From Pat Lynch: A Different Job — A Different and Better Contract
A tentative five-year deal which pays police officers 2.25% more than the established pattern and agrees to restore full line of duty disability benefits for all officers is reported by print media: Daily News; NY Times; Wall Street Journal; Observer; Daily News; Post; Newsday; Metro; Staten Island Advance, and on TV: ABC TV Channel 7; Fox 5 TV Channel 5; New York 1 TV News; CBS TV Channel 2; WPIX TV Channel 11.
Friday, January 27, 2017
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Friday, January 20, 2017
The NY Post reports Pat Lynch's angry letter to the CEO of Time Warner regarding anti-police postings in one of their company trucks.
Friday, January 20, 2017
Read a letter from Pat Lynch to the CEO of Charter Communications (formerly Time Warner Cable) regarding the outrageous anti-police messages posted on a Time Warner Cable vehicle in Queens earlier this week. (See a photo of the vehicle here.)
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From Pat Lynch: Protect your personal information online
The Daily News reports that Pat Lynch makes the case for professional pay for NYC police officers when a poll finds that the public is satisfied with how de Blasio is managing crime. Read Lynch’s entire quote here.
Thursday, January 19, 2017
WOR radio reports that in response to the PBA's announcement of an alarming increase in resignations by officers not eligible for a pension, de Blasio's inane comment is that the PBA denigrates the work of its members and NYC police are the highest paid in the nation.
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Press release: PBA President opposes the release of FALN leader
The NY Daily News; News 12 the Bronx and WNYC radio report an alarming number of resignations from the NYPD by officers who are not eligible for a pension. The stories include Pat Lynch’s explanation that poor pay has officers leaving for better paying law enforcement jobs. Read the entire press release here.
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
The Chief also reports on objections to parole for Judith Clark.
Press release: Police Officers resigning at an alarming rate; Many seeking better pay with other police departments
Saturday, January 14, 2017
Friday, January 13, 2017
Thursday, January 12, 2017
PBA president Pat Lynch confirms that the job of policing has become more difficult and more dangerous. See press release. The Daily News reported that 89% of NYC police officers would leave for another law enforcement job if they could.
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Press release: New national Police survey supports NYC PBA’s survey findings
News media covered the death of Det. Steven McDonald: CBS 2 News; ABC 7 News; SI Advance (gallery); PIX 11 News; NY 1 News; Daily News; Daily News “living saint;” Daily News “prayer group;” Post “always the finest;” Newsday “McDonald thru the years (gallery);” Newsday “inspiration to all;” Newsday “NYPD officer dies;” Newsday “hero’s sendoff;” Metro “inspirational NYPD;” Newsday “Legacy of courage;” Post “Rangers mourn;” Politico “life like a prayer;” Gothamist “beloved NYPD detective.”
From Pat Lynch: Health Benefits Lawsuit Update: City to increase PBA member co-pays on Feb 1 after court removes TRO
Tuesday, January 10, 2017
Saturday, January 7, 2017
Friday, January 6, 2017
Press release: PBA President Patrick J. Lynch on Governor Cuomo's reduction of Judith Clark's sentence for the Brinks robbery where three were murdered
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In a story about a shootout with a ballistic vest wearing gunman, the Staten Island Advance notes Pat Lynch’s comment about the dangers faced by NYC police officers and the need to pay, train and equip them professionally. Read Lynch’s entire statement.
Thursday, January 5, 2017
Press Release: Shootout on Staten Island underscores need for better training, equipment and pay for NYC Police Officers to counter threats
PBA president Patrick J. Lynch credits the city’s reduction in crime during 2016 to the men and women doing the job on the streets. Fox 5 News, Daily News and Newsday report his comments noting that Lynch called for fair pay for police officers so “…they can live in the communities they protect.” Read Lynch’s entire statement here.
Tuesday, January 4, 2017
Tuesday, January 3, 2017
Sunday, January 1, 2017