NYC Honorary Street Names


Retired NYPD Captain Edward D. Reuss Way (Staten Island)
Present name:None
Location:At the intersection of Jefferson Street and Seaview Avenue
Honoree: Edward D. Reuss (1940-2017), after serving as an MP in the US Army, joined the NYPD as a patrolman in 1963 and rose to the rank of Captain. In the course of his career, he was assigned to Manhattanís 4th Precinct, Staten Islandís 123rd and 120th Precincts, Manhattanís 9th Precinct and back to Staten Islandís 120th Precinct. He retired in 1992 after 29 years of service. He was a member of the Captainís Endowment Association; the International Association of Chiefs of Police; and the International Police Association, Region 2. In 1999, he launched an NY Cop Online Magazine which features true accounts of the men and women of the NYPD. On 9/11 he set up a command post in New Dorp to ship much-needed supplies to Ground Zero; and again during Hurricane Sandy, he organized retired NYPD officers to aid in disaster relief. (Matteo)

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