NYC Honorary Street Names
Moses P. Cobb Way (Brooklyn)
Location:Southeast corner of Bergen Street and Utica Avenue
Honoree: Moses P. Cobb (1856-1926) became, in 1892, the first African-American police officer in the Brooklyn Police Department. He was also the first African-American police officer in the consolidated NYPD after Brooklyn joined New York City in 1898. He retired in 1917.
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