Auxiliary Sergeant Noel R. T. Faide

Auxiliary Sergeant Noel R. T. Faide

New York City Police Department - Auxiliary Police Section, New York

End of Watch Sunday, January 29, 1989

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Noel R. T. Faide

Auxiliary Sergeant Noel Faide and Auxiliary Sergeant Larry Cohen were struck and killed by a drunk driver while stopped to investigate a derelict vehicle on the side of the New England Thruway in the Bronx.

The drunk driver was apprehended and charged with manslaughter. He was sentenced to 10 years in prison.

Auxiliary Sergeant Faide was assigned to Highway 1. He was survived by his three children, grandchild, mother, and sister.


  • Age 51
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 3166

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile; Alcohol involved
  • Offender Sentenced to 10 years

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Sergeant Noel Faide will never be forgotten. My cousin Officer Kenton Britt died almost three years before your incident when he was assigned to Highway Unit 3. May your soul rest in Heaven along with your partner and my cousin.

First Sergeant Thomas Webb (Retired)
New York State Police - Troop D

February 19, 2018

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