The following personnel received the designated awards for extraordinary actions taken from te year 2006-2013.

To give full public recognition to those whose actions have brought honor to themselves, their families and the Paterson Police Department. 

Every day, the members of the Paterson Police Department put their lives on the line. Some days are uneventful. Other days are full of danger. And some days, their dedication to the job leads them to perform great acts of heroism. This area of the PBA Local 1 website celebrates those officers and soldiers who have gone above and beyond the call of duty. 

Saluting Our Heroes

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Griffin, Det./Lt. Washington

Gutierrez, Off. Javier

Kush, Off. Marj

 

Medal of Honor Recipient

Off. Pedro Borrero

Lt. Glenn Browning

Off. Rafael Campos

Sgt. Robert Challice

Sgt. Kevin Collins

Cruz, Off. Miguel

Curving, Off. Ryan

Duffy, Off. Ryan

Fermin, Off. Luis

Finch, Off. Spencer

Gonzalez, Off. Manuel

Goodson, Off. Brian

Hasselberrger, Sgt. Peter

Hernandez, Off. Rafael

Hyatt, Det/Sgt. Anthony

Ilic, Off. Alexander

Klein, Off. Robert

Kush, Off. Marj

 

Medal of Valor Recipients

Lugo, Off. Eladio

Martinez, Sgt. Victor

McIvor, Lt. Shawn

Montoya, Off. Eric

Price, Sgt. Dalton

Robb III, Capt. John J.

Rodriguez, Off. Bijoy

Romary, Sgt. Douglas

Salerna, Off Jose

Seabrooks, Off. Shawn

Spallacci, Off. Gabriel

Tanis, Det. David

Taylor, Off. Latia

Torres, Off. Jose

Torres, Off. Luis A. (2)

Torres, Off. Osvaldo

Ungarian, Off. Victor

 

Chief’s Medal Recipients

Abdellatif, Off. Akram

Alba, Off. Aramis (2)

Arroyo, Lt. Jose

Avila, Off. Michael

Bailey, Sgt. Troy (2)

Benevento, Off. Christopher

Bernasconi, Off. Jason

Billie, Off. Randy

Borrero, Off. Pedro (4)

Bruce, Off. Ricardo

Campos, Off. Rafael

Castillo, Off. Leonard

Challice, Sgt. Robert

Cheff, Sgt. Michael (2)

Ciarla, Off. Guiseppe

Colon, Off. Ricky

Condon, Off. Daniel (4)

Cruz, Off. Miguel (4)

Cruz, Off. Ramon

Curving, Det. Russell (3)

Curving, Off. Ryan (2)

DeAngelis, Sgt. Donato

DeGiglio, Det. Anthony (2)

DelGado, Sgt. Joseph

DeSopo, Off. Anthony (2)

DiPiazza, Off. James

DiTaranto, Off. John

Duffy, Off. Ryan (2)

English, Off. Jason (2)

Fermin, Off. Luis (4)

Figueroa, Off. George (3)

Finch, Off. Spencer (3)

Findley, Off. Daniel

Formentin, Det. Mariano (2)

Galvan, Off. Guillermo (4)

Gencarelli, Off. Angelo

Narvaez, Off. Frank

Niebanck, Off. William

Oswald, Det./Capt. Troy

Pacelli, Sgt. Louis (3)

Palomino, Det. Christopher (2)

Patterson, Det. Vaughan

Petrazzulo, Off. Anthony (2)

Pichardo, Off. Eddy

Pistone, Off. Antonio (2)

Ramos, Off. Benny (2)

Rodriguez, Off. Bijoy

Rodriguez, Off. Juan

Rodriguez, Lt. Edwin

Romary, Sgt. Douglas (2)

Rooney, Sgt. Daniel (2)

Rooney, Sgt. Steven

Santiago, Off. Joel

Scudieri, Off. Christopher (2)

 

Giles, Off. Dewayn (2)

Goodson, Off. Brian

Guiliana, Sgt. Salvatore

Gutierrez, Off. Javier (2)

Guzman, Off. Robert

Hernandez, Off. Rafael

Heyaime, Off. Cesar (3)

Hicks, Off. Ivan

Hintzen, Off. Robert (3)

Ilic, Off. Alexander (2)

Johnson, Det. Michael

Judeh, Det. Saleh

Karasekreter, Off. Mohammad (2)

Kaufman, Off. Kevin

Keegan, Off. Robert

Kelly, Off. John

Klein, Off. Robert

Knick, Off. Scott (4)

Kunzig, Off. Kevin (3)

Kush, Off. Marj

Latrecchia, Sgt. Richard (2)

Lazu, Off. Wilson (4)

Lee, Off. Jae

Lubrani, Off. Juan

Lugo, Off. Eladio (3)

Luizzi, Off. Martin

Macolino, Off. Salvatore (5)

Martinez, Sgt. Victor

Matos, Off. Kelvin (3)

Maute, Sgt. Pablo

McKoy, Off. Sabrina

Mercado, Off. Roberto

Miccinilli, Det. Paul

Mills, Off. Chinere

Morgan, Off. Brian

Morillo, Off. Edwin (2)

Semmel, Off. Frank (2)

Sheikh, Off. Mohammad (3)

Sieira, Off. Juan

Singh, Off. Mohan

Sisco, Off. Michael

Sisti, Det. Angelo

Spallacci, Off. Gabriel

Stapleton, Off. Brendan (3)

Stradella, Off. John

Tabor, Off. Timothy

Taylor, Off. Latia

Torres, Off. Joel

Torres, Off. Jose

Torres, Off. Luis A. (2)

Tuncel, Off. Kenan

Ungarian, Off. Victor

Urena, Off. Michael (2)

Vidal, Off. Novar

Lifesaving Award

Affinito, Off. David

Alba, Off. Aramis

Avila, Off. Michael

Billie, Off. Randy

Borrero, Off. Pedro

Caravella, Off. Franco

Challice, Sgt. Robert

Ciarla, Off. Guiseppe

Colondres, Off. Eric

Cruz, Off. Hommy

Federico, Off. Peter

Findley, Off. Daniel

Guzman, Off. Robert

Hasselberger, Sgt. Peter

Heyaime, Off. Cesar

Seyer, Sgt. Leonard

Sheikh, Off. Mohammad

Sisco, Off. Michael

Spallacci, Off. Gabriel

Torres, Off. Jose

 

James, Off. Ronald

Kaufman, Off. Kevin (2)

Kelly, Off. John

Klein, Off. Robert

Kunzig, Off. Kevin (2)

Lazu, Off. Wilson

Luizzi, Off. Martin (2)

Matos, Off. Kelvin

McMillan, Off. Gloria

Medina, Off. Marcos

Pistone, Off. Antonio

Ravallese, Off. Christopher

Rodriguez, Off. Juan

Rooney, Sgt. Steven

Scudieri, Off. Christopher

Torres, Off. Luis A.

Torres, Off. Osvaldo

Urena, Off. Michael

Vazquez, Off. Norbal

Washington, Off. Khiya

 

Medal of Merit

Alba, Off. Aramis

Alvarez, Off. Andrew

Amarante, Off. Jessica

Arroyo, Sgt. Feliciano

Baird, Off. David

Borrero, Off. Pedro (3)

Brito, Off. Francisco

Calicchio, Off. Philip

Campos, Off. Rafael

Caravella, Off. Franco (2)

Charon, Det. Carlos

Cheff, Sgt. Michael (2)

Colondres, Off. Eric

Condon, Off. Daniel

Cruz, Off. Miguel (2)

DeAngelis, Sgt. Donato

DeJesus, Off. Richard (2)

DeLaCruz, Off. Miguel

Diaz, Off. Felipe

Diaz, Off. Krystle

DiPiazza, Off. James (3)

DiTaranto, Off. John

Duffy, Off. Ryan (3)

Duffy, Off. Terrence (2)

Escobar, Off. Americo

Feola, Det./Sgt. Salvatore

Fermin, Off. Luis (4)

Fermin, Sgt. Jose

Martinez, Off. Richard

McDonald, Sgt. Michael

McMillan, Off. Sonya (2)

Mercado, Off. Roberto

Montoya, Off. Eric

Muckle, Sgt. Andrew

Niebanck, Off. William (3)

Pacelli, Sgt. Louis

Palomino, Det. Christopher (2)

Palomino, Off. William

Petrazzulo, Off. Anthony (2)

Pichardo, Off. Eddy (2)

Pineda, Off. Jorge

Robb III, Capt. John J.

Rodriguez, Off. Bijoy

Rodriguez, Lt. Edwin

Romary, Sgt. Douglas

Rooney, Sgt. Steven

 

 

 

Figueroa, Off. George

Finch, Off. Spencer (2)

Galvan, Off. Jose

Goenaga, Off. Eddie

Gonzalez, Off. Manuel (2)

Goodson, Off. Brian (2)

Grayson, Off. Latrenta

Gutierrez, Off. Javier

Guzman, Off. Robert (2)

Hamdeh, Off. Abdelmonim

Hicks, Off. Ivan (3)

Hintzen, Off. Robert

Hyatt, Det/Sgt. Anthony

Ilic, Off. Alexander (2)

James, Off. Ronald

Kalischenkow, Off. Joseph

Kaufman, Off. Kevin

Kelly, Off. John (3)

Kimble, Off. Justin

Klein, Off. Robert (2)

Knick, Off. Scott (2)

Kush, Off. Marj

Latrecchia, Sgt. Richard (2)

Lazu, Off. Wilson (5)

Lemay, Off. Ernest

Lugo, Off. Eladio (2)

Luizzi, Off. Martin (2)

Macolino, Off. Salvatore

Santana, Off. Tania

Scharon, Sgt. Ricardo

Scudieri, Off. Christopher

Sheikh, Off. Mohammad

Silva, Off. David

Singh, Off. Mohan (2)

Sisco, Off. Michael (3)

Spallacci, Off. Gabriel

Stapleton, Off. Brendan

Tabor, Off. Timothy

Taylor, Off. Latia

Torres, Off. Jose (2)

Torres, Off. Luis

Torres, Off. Luis A. (2)

Vazquez, Off. Ricardo

Washington, Off. Khiya

Williams, Off. Ricky

Woods, Off. William (2)

 

 

 

 

Letters of Commendation

Adams, Det. Audrey (3)

Altonjy, Det. John

Barone, Det. Dean

Borrero, Off. Pedro

Bruce, Off. Ricardo

Campos, Off. Rafael

Carrera, Off. Cindy

Collins, Sgt. Kevin

Colondres, Off. Eric

Condon, Off. Daniel

Cossari, Det. Michael (3)

Cruz, Off. Hommy

Cruz, Off. Miguel (4)

DeAngelis, Sgt. Donato

DeJesus, Off. Richard

DeLucca, Lt. Louis

Humphrey, Det./Lt. Ronald

Huntington, Det./Sgt. Jeffrey

Iacuzzo, Sgt. Steven (2)

Jimenez, Off. Angel

Johnson, Det. Michael

Kaufman, Off. Kevin

Kelly, Off. John (2)

Kunzig, Off. Kevin

Lee, Off. Jae

Leishman, Det. Steven (2)

Lugo, Det. Eddial (3)

Luizzi, Off. Martin

Lusk, Off. Frank (2)

Macolino, Off. Salvatore

Maldonado, Det. Jimmy (3)

Martinez, Det. Richard (3)

Marza, Off. Nart

McMillan, Off. Sonya

Mercado, Off. Roberto (4)

Miccinilli, Det. Paul (3)

Montanez, Det. Mayra

Montoya, Off. Eric

Murray, Det./Lt. Patrick

Orozco, Det. Robert

Otero, D/Sgt. Ivette (2)

Papagni, Off. Michelle

Patterson, Det. Vaughan

Pearl, Det. Todd (3)

Phelan, Lt. John

Ramos, Off. Benny

Reed, Off. Sean

Reyes, Det./Capt. Richard (5)

 

DeSalvo, Det. Jack (2)

Duffy, Off. Ryan

Duffy, Off. Terrence

Fermin, Det. Rafael (2)

Fermin, Off. Luis

Findley, Off. Daniel

Formentin, Det. Mariano

Ginnotti, Det. Adam

Gonzalez, Det. Evelyn

Gonzalez, Det. Ralph

Gonzalez, Off. Manuel

Gutierrez, Off. Javier (3)

Hamdeh, Off. Abdelmonim

Hasselberger, Sgt. Peter

Hernandez, Off. Rafael (3)

Hicks, Off. Ivan (2)

Ribeiro, D/Lt. Engelbert (3)

Ricciardi, Det. Joseph

Rios, Det./Sgt. David

Rivera, Off. Juan

Robb III, Capt. John J.

Rodriguez, Det./Capt. Heriberto

Rodriguez, Off. Bijoy

Rodriguez, Off. Juan

Romary, Sgt. Douglas (2)

Scialla, Sgt. David (4)

Scully, Det. John (2)

Sheikh, Off. Mohammad

Silva, Off. David

Singh, Off. Mohan

Sisco, Off. Michael (3)

Sisti, Det. Angelo (2)

Stapleton, Off. Brendan (4)

Tabor, Off. Timothy

Tanis, Det. David

Taylor, Det. Edgar

Taylor, Off. Latia

Thomas, Det. Joseph

Torres, Off. Jose

Torres, Off. Luis

Torres, Off. Osvaldo

Urena, Off. Michael

VanWolde, Det./Sgt. Ronald (3)

Vazquez, Det. Ricardo (2)

Velez. Off. Irsi

Verrone, Lt. Scott

Vogt, Det. Robert

 

Police Aide Civilian Life Saving

Lozado, P.A. Emiliano

 

Vega, P.A. Edilberto