Michael Dawson serves as Sergeant at Arms and is a thirteen year veteran of the Police Department. He is currently assigned to the Special Operations Division where he serves as an Emergency Services Unit officer. He is also a certified New York State paramedic. The Sergeant at Arms is responsible for enforcing order, effecting the speedy compliance of all laws, rules and regulations by members of the association and preventing entrance to a meeting of any unauthorized person. He also is responsible for coordinating all events.