The Italian American Police Society of NJ will be co-hosting an Italian American Flag Raising Ceremony n Sunday, October 4th at 11:o am with the Roma Club, UNIICO and other Italian organizations. At this event we will be recognizing the Italian American police officers that have lost their lives in the line of duty. The Roma Sports Club will provid...

In the early years of the Italian migratory movement to the United States, our compatriots faced enormous levels of racial discrimination, of solitude and of social isolation. It would take decades and decades of hard work to finally be accepted, to finally become true citizens of their new fatherland. It was the fall of 1890 when New Orleans Polic...

Just blocks from the 122nd Precinct, a New Dorp street has been renamed in honor of one of New York’s Finest. Otis Avenue, at the corner of Hylan Boulevard, has been renamed Police Officer Rocco W Laurie Way in honor of the late Rocco Laurie, a Staten Islander who was stationed in Manhattan’s 9th Precinct, where he lost his life in the line of duty...

The Italian American Police Society of NJ is proud to announce that it has selected Union County Sheriff Peter Corvelli as its 2019 Columbus Day Parade Grand Marshal. Sheriff Corvelli will participate in ceremonies and parades in NJ and NYC along with area law enforcement officers and Italian American leaders. Peter Corvelli, a resident of Kenilwor...

The Italian American Police Society of NJ is proud to announce the selection of Miss Gianna Onnembo of Wood Ridge High School as the 2019 Columbus Day Parade Queen. Gianna, is the daughter of Emma and Jerry Onnembo of Wood Ridge. Jerry is a Society Vice President and a Sergeant in the Wood Ridge Police Department. Gianna will represent our organiza...

The Italian American Police Society of New Jersey is proud to announce that Fairfield Police Chief Anthony Manna will recieve its Law Enforcement Executive of the Year Award. Chief Anthony G. Manna was born and raised in Fairfield. He is a graduate of West Essex High School and attended Caldwell College, where he graduated with a BA Degree in Crimi...

The Italian American Police Society of NJ is proud to introduce it's 2019 Man of the Year. Mr. Lawrence R. Inserra, Jr., also known as Larry, serves as the Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President of Inserra Supermarkets, Inc. Mr. Inserra serves as Treasurer of Wakefern Food Corp. Mr. Inserra has been a Director of Lakeland Bank Inc. and Lak...

The Italian American Police Society of New Jersey is proud to announce the election of Palisades Park Police Officer Alex Monteleone to its Executive Board for a two-year term.  Officer Monteleone, graduated from Iona College within a Bachelors degree in 2007. Monteleone, began his career in law enforcement in 2009 as a Traffic Enforcement Officer...

The Italian American Police Society of New Jersey is proud to announce the election of Jersey City Police Detective Thomas SanFilippo to its Executive Board. Detective Thomas SanFilippo knew from an early age that he wanted to pursue a career in law enforcement – at the age of 16, he enrolled in the Roxbury Police Explorers program, transitioning t...

The Italian American Police Society of NJ is proud to announce the election of Officer Nick Monaco of the Morris County Sheriff's Office to its Executive Board. Officer Nicolas Monaco Began his career with the Morris County Sheriff’s Office/Bureau of Corrections in March of 2010, at the age of 20. Nick began working in the Intake/Processing Unit i...