41st Precinct Hosts Autism Walk
In honor of National Autism Awareness Month, the 41st Precinct Auxiliary Unit and NYPD CARES co-hosted the fourth annual Autism Awareness Walk on
Wednesday, April 17 at 1035 Longwood Avenue. All proceeds raised by the walk will benefi t CARES COPS, a nonprofi t assisting police offi cers and community
members that have children with special needs, provide awareness, resources and education for special needs. Photo by Kasey Rodriguez
(l-r) Jada, Jazmin and Hailey’s sign presented
a positive message about autism.
BRONX TIMES R 40 EPORTER, MAY 22-28, 2015 BT
Police offi cers, children, families and residents marched around the precinct
and surrounding neighborhood in support of National Autism Awareness
The 41st Precinct and 41st Precinct Auxiliary Unit presented checks to Autism Speaks and NYPD CARES.
Inspector Phylis Byrne (r), NYPD Auxiliary commanding offi
cer, received a commendation from the offi ces of elected
Chris (l) from Catholic Charities with Leia
the dog and Jose with Luna the cat attended
the annual walk.
Detective Herawattie Jeeuth received an
award on behalf of the 41st Precinct.