Officer Neil Conde was awarded the Cop of the Month award at the 102nd Precinct Community Council meeting in Richmond Hill on Tuesday. The nine-year veteran of the force was given the honor for making more than four dozen arrests in the month of May alone.
“He knows every bad guy in the neighborhood and they all know him,” said Captain Hank Sautner, commanding officer of the 102nd Precinct.
Conde had 55 arrests in the month of May, including 12 of perps who have a total of more than 150 prior arrests between them. They were arrested on various charges of robbery, burglary and grand larceny.
Presenting the award to Conde are Latchman Budhai, president of the 102nd Precinct community council, left; Sautner; J. Richard Smith, 102nd Precinct community council secretary; and Officer Brendan Noonan, 102nd Precinct community affairs.