The Pipes & Drums Of The Emerald Society of the New York City Police Department is comprised of the Irish born; the sons and grandsons and great grandsons of Irish warriors who came to this country and found a better life. Only active and retired police officers are afforded the privilege. The members work in Narcotics, Harbor, Emergency Service, the Detective Bureau as well as other assignments that comprise the NYPD. They serve proudly as cops, detectives and officers.

Elected Positions


Bandmaster Det. Kevin McDonough Recording Secretary Det. Christopher Ward
Assistant Bandmaster Sgt. Dennis Linehan Pipe Major Sgt. Andy McEvoy
Treasurer Sgt. Tim Adrat Drum Major Det. Kevin McCarthy
Financial Secretary Lt. Matt Murphy
Piping Instructor Ed McKenna


Pipe Section


Sgt. Tim Adrat P.O. Pat Giblin P.O. Paul Newman
Det. John Barna Lt. Kevin Harford Lt. Dave Nisthaus
Ptl. Jeff Baynon Sgt. Billy Hargrove Sgt. Tom Nolan
 Sgt. Denis Boorman Lt. Pat Heraghty  P.O. Dan Noonan
 Sgt. Timmy Breen P.O. Patrick Hughes P.O. Eamon Nugent
 P.O. Jim Brennan Det. Dom Jannetti Det. Joe O’Carroll
Ptl. Mike Brennan Sgt. Kevin Keller P.O. Dan O’Connell
P.O. Mike Brennan Jr. Capt. Tom Kelly P.O. Patrick O’Connell
Sgt. Joe Carroll P.O. Joe Klan Det. Pat O’Connor
Det. John Cassidy Sgt. Dennis Linehan Lt. Dan O’Grady
Det. Chris Chiaramonte P.O. Jay Malone P.O. Fred O’Modie
Sgt. Rob Conroy Det. Mike McBride Lt. Jim O’Sullivan
Lt. Bobby Corcoran Det. Kevin McCarthy Sgt. Mike Paul
Sgt. Brian Coughlan Ptl. Mike McCormick P.O.Sean Rafferty
Det. John Coughlin Det. Matthew McCrosson Sgt. Ken Reiman
Sgt. Fred Crockett Det. Kevin McDonough Det. Mike Rigney
P.O. Steve Crockett Sgt. Andy McEvoy S.A. Steve Rogers
Sgt. Bernie Cummings Det. Pat McGee Sgt. Keith Rossiter
Det. Dan Danaher Lt. Kevin McGeever Capt. John Sanford
Lt. Bill Davitt Lt. Jack McGovern Lt. Dave Smith
Ptl. Rich Devlin P.O. Tom McGuinness Det. John Smyth
Det. Will Donohue Lt. Gene McNamara Det. Dan Sprague
P.O. Tom Dubois Det. Jake McNicholas Capt. Greg Stewart
Sgt. Michael Fedele Det. Ed McPhillips Det. John Sullivan
Det. Andy Finn Sgt. Brian Meagher Sgt. John M Sullivan
Lt. Sean Flanagan Dir. Brian Meager Jr. Det. Tom Sullivan
D.I. Matt Galvin Det. Joe Mertens Sgt. John Tansey Sr.
Capt. Tim Galvin Capt. Ed Minogue Det. John Tansey Jr.
Sgt. Bob Ganley Det. John Monahan P.O. Julio Torres
Capt. Rob Gault P.O. Jim Murphy Det. Christopher Ward


Drum Section


Ptl. Frank Calderon Sgt. Chris Green Lt. Matt Murphy
Sgt. Pete Clancy Lt. Arthur Hall Sgt. Ed Nugent
Capt. Dan Collins Sgt. Tim Horohoe Det. Jimmy O’Connor
P.O. Kevin Connors Ptl. Don James Sgt. Steve Papp
Det. Jim Coughlan Det. Mike Keenan Det. Pete Quinn
 Det. Bill Donohue  Det. John Kenny  Det. Mike Reedy
Det. Ray Duffy Lt. Jay Levey Lt. Tom Rooney
Lt. John Fahey Det. Ray Lind Sgt. Jack Rossiter
Det. Brendan Finn P.O. Kevin Maloney Sgt. Tom Rossiter
Sgt. Ken Finn Det. Gavin Matranga Det. Sean Scanlan
 Det. Mike Fitzsimons Lt. James McKeever  Ptl. Mike Stapleton
 P.O. Brian Meichsner


Color Guard

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Ptl. Ed Bradley Ptl. Tom Holihan P.O. Pat Timoney
Det. Frank Bruno Sgt. Billy O’Sullivan Sgt. Rich Wall
 Sgt. John Holihan P.O. Brian Wood