Police Officers John Sullivan and Mary Carter were awarded the Cop of the Month award at the 102nd Precinct Community Council meeting Sunday night for the arrests of two separate groups who allegedly assaulted and robbed two people.
In the first incident, on March 20, Sullivan and Carter arrested three teen girls for allegedly assaulting and robbing another teenage girl. One of the three suspects has six prior arrests.
In the second incident, Sullivan and Carter nabbed three men who allegedly assaulted and robbed another individual on March 28. The officers saw the assault and followed the suspects through the community and caught the men at 101st Avenue and 106th Street in Ozone Park. The three suspects in that case had 27 prior arrests among them.
Celebrating above with Sullivan and Carter is Captain Hank Sautner, center.