Silver Shield Foundation

Ramos family places flowers, candles in front of Cyprus Hill home (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Steinbrenner’s Foundation To Fund Education For Fallen Officer’s Son

The Yankees — thanks to late owner George Steinbrenner — are stepping up to the plate for the family of Rafael Ramos, one of two NYPD officers murdered during an ambush in Brooklyn.

12/22/2014

Officer Joseph Olivieri (credit: Handout)

Silver Shield Foundation To Give $40K To Kids Of Officer Joseph Olivieri

The foundation says $20,000 each will be given to the 18-year-old son and 21-year-old daughter of Officer Joseph Olivieri, a Nassau County police officer who was struck and killed by a vehicle on the Long Island Expressway.

10/25/2012

Fellow NYPD officers lower the flag to half-staff on Long Island Tuesday in honor of slain NYPD Officer Peter Figoski. (credit: CBS 2 | inset: Handout)

Thousands Expected At NYPD Officer Peter Figoski’s Funeral Monday

Funeral home director Charles Spencer says the loyalty shown by Figoski’s fellow officers is nothing short of admirable.

12/18/2011

Fellow NYPD officers lower the flag to half-staff on Long Island Tuesday in honor of slain NYPD Officer Peter Figoski. (credit: CBS 2 | inset: Handout)

Hundreds Attend Wake For Fallen NYPD Officer Peter Figoski

A sea of blue is descending on the Long Island community of Babylon this weekend as hundreds of police officers pay tribute to their fallen colleague, Peter Figoski, who was shot and killed last Monday while responding to a robbery in Brooklyn.

12/17/2011

Steinbrenner Charity – July 13

Did you see Rob Morrison’s report on George Steinbrenner’s charities during CBS 2 HD News at 11? For more information: Silver Shield Foundation

CBS New York–07/31/2010