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Brian Simonsen


In Memory of Det. Brian Simonsen

Family, friends, neighbors and colleagues gathered Thursday evening to remember NYPD Detective Brian Simonsen of Calverton in a candlelight prayer service at his gravesite in Jamesport Cemetery.

Memorial for Det. Brian Simonsen set for Thursday evening in Jamesport

A graveside prayer service in Jamesport will take place at 6 p.m. Thursday, the one-year anniversary of the officer's interment there following his Feb. 12 line-of-duty death. It will be followed by a gathering at Jamesport Fire Department headquarters.

Heidi’s Helping Angels to posthumously honor NYPD Det. Brian Simonsen

NYPD Det. Brian Simonsen will be honored by Heidi’s Helping Angels at the organization’s 10th annual fundraising dinner on Oct. 17.

South Jamesport Ave. dedicated as ‘Det. Brian Simonsen Way’

South Jamesport Avenue today received the honorary designation "Det. Brian Simonsen Way" at ceremonies attended by his family, friends, dozens of fellow officers and elected officials.

Police announce road closures for Simonsen street dedication Saturday afternoon

Portions of Main Road and South Jamesport Avenue will be closed Saturday afternoon from 12:45 to 1:30 p.m. for the dedication of South Jamesport Avenue scheduled for 1 p.m.

Blue Waves retire Det. Brian Simonsen’s baseball jersey

The Riverhead Blue Waves paid homage to fallen NYPD detective and Riverhead High School alumnus Brian “Smiles” Simonsen today, retiring his baseball jersey number 21 in special pregame ceremonies on the baseball diamond.

‘Det. Brian Simonsen Way’ to be dedicated at June 15 ceremony in Jamesport

The June 15 ceremony will include the unveiling of a street sign bearing the name 'Det. Brian Simonsen Way.'

Memorial foundation for fallen NYPD detective will fund scholarship for Riverhead graduate

A fundraiser for the Detective Brian ‘Smiles’ Simonsen Memorial Foundation has been set for Sunday, May 19 at the Inn at East Wind in Wading River.

South Jamesport Avenue named in honor of fallen NYPD Det. Brian Simonsen

South Jamesport Avenue has been given the honorary designation “Det. Brian Simonsen Way” by a resolution unanimously adopted by the Riverhead Town Board this evening.

South Jamesport Avenue to receive honorary designation in memory of fallen NYPD Det. Brian Simonsen

South Jamesport Avenue will bear the honorary designation “Detective Brian Simonsen Way.”
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