New Bronx Borough Commander Assigned

The Bronx has a new NYPD Borough Commander and he is committed to keeping our streets safe from crime.Assistant Chief Carlos Gomez, 48, is stepping in as the new commanding officer of the Bronx, a title formerly held by Assistant Chief Thomas Purtell, who was assigned to the commanding...

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