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 and a Firearms Instructor. 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.