The New York State Association of Chiefs of Police has members active on the following committees:

  • Committee for the Coordination of Police Services to Elderly Persons

  • Elections Committee

  • Ethics Committee

  • Financial Advisory Committee

  • Law and Legislative Committee

  • Nominating committee

  • Program Committee

  • Resolutions Committee

  • Traffic Safety Committee

Finance Advisory Committee

Chief Timothy Parisi
[email protected]
Ilion PD55 First Street
Ilion, NY 13357
Work Phone 315-894-9911

Kevin P Sylvester
Chief Kevin Sylvester
1st Vice President
Ossining Police Department
88 Spring Street
Ossining, NY 10562
Work Phone 914-941-4099

Chief (Ret.) Patrick Phelan
Immediate Past President
NYSACOP Director
[email protected]
Work Phone 518-355-3371


Chief John C. Aresta
Past President
[email protected]
Malverne PD
1 Britton Circle 
Malverne, NY 11565
Work Phone 516-599-3141

Assistant Chief (Ret.) Stephen Conner
NYSACOP Treasurer
Metropolitan Transit Authority Police Department



Traffic Safety Committee

Mission Statement:  “Assist our members in enhancing traffic safety services to reduce crash related fatalities, injuries and economic loss, while also providing additional positive outcomes resulting in safer roadways and communities"


Assistant Chief (Ret.) Bill Georges - Albany Police Department
Committee Chair and NYSACOP Traffic Safety Outreach Liaison



Chief (Ret.) Daniel Denz - West Seneca Police Department
NYSACOP Traffic Safety Services Coordinator



Inspector David Regina
Suffolk County Police Department



Chief (Ret.) Michael Geraci - Schenectady Police Department
NYSACOP Traffic Safety Outreach Liaison



Chief (Ret.) Richard V. Tantalo
Director, Monroe County Department of Public Safety



Chief (Ret.) Joseph Sinagra
Saugerties Police Department



Chief Kenzie Spaulding
Corning Police Department



Chief William Worden 
Chief William J. Worden
Port Jervis Police Department




* Updated 01/14/2024