Benny Rotundo 1967 Chief Rotundo I was first appointed in September of 1967. Benny was a Sergeant at the time. When he became Chief in 1970 I was confident we were getting the right man to get the job done. Benny was not only my Chief for over 18 years but I considered him to […]
July 11 1926 April 25 2020UTICA – Mr. Philip F. Arcuri, Sr., Ret./UPD, age 93, passed away on Saturday, April 25, 2020
Ted Kaczor Jr. Sergeant Kaczor passed March 16, 2020. Served in this community honorably for 21 years on UPD and a considerable amount of time for the NYS Attorney General Office. Well liked and respected throughout the Law Enforcement Community.
Ralph Paladino Ralph passed on December 3, 2019 He was 72. Ralph was not only a dedicated Police Officer but a wonderful person. He served his community in many various ways one of which was in the area of Human Relations. He would often give up his own free time to educate children and adult […]
Here’s a man you could be proud to know. Outstanding Police Officer, Outstanding Leader, fine person. Intelligent, competent, easy to understand and a respecter of the position he held. Passed on October 22, 2019 at the age of 82.
Officer A. P. Ricco Died this past week at the age of 80.RIP Tony. Condolences go out to his friends and family.
Sgt.Nicholas D. La Bella Appointed in 1954 at 22. Served many divisions including Patrol, Community Relations and Supervisory positions. He passed on Wed. Feb. 13, 2019 at the Masonic Care Facility. RIP
Deputy Chief Dick Stemmer passed away Dec. 26, 2018. He was a dedicated police officer and a special human being. He will forever live on in the memory of so many lives he touched. RIP Brother.
Carl Kovacs III Retired Utica Police Dept. 1944 – 2018 Passed away on November 3, 2018. Carl was appointed in 1971 and served 31 yrs on the force. He was dependable and admired by his fellow officers.
Officer Leroy Jalonack, age 76, passed away on Thursday, October 19, 2017, at St. Peter’s Hospital in Albany, NY, with his loving family by his side.Leroy was a Police Officer and dedicated member of the Utica Police Dept. for over 32 years until his retirement.