David Pollack, Rabbi Michael Miller, Ari Weiss, NYPD Chaplain Imam Tahir Kukaj, Mendy Mirocznik, Rabbi Joseph Potasnik, and Rabbi Dr. Alvin Kass.

On Wednesday, September 18, the NYPD held its annual pre-Rosh Hashanah security briefing at the auditorium of One Police Plaza.

Among the speakers were Rabbi Dr. Alvin Kass, chief chaplain of the NYPD; Mayor Bill de Blasio; Commissioner James P. O’Neill; Rabbi Joseph Potasnik, executive VP NYBR and chief chaplain, FDNY; and Deputy Inspector Mark C. Molinari, commanding officer, Hate Crimes Task Force.

Representing COJO of Staten Island was Mendy Mirocznik, president, and Ari Weiss, chairman of the COJO Security Committee and coordinator of Staten Island Shomrim. For the first time, there was a special musical performance by the Shira Choir together with Cantor Yoel Ausch.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here