Mr. Simonetti began his law enforcement career in 1957 patrolling the streets of Manhattan's Midtown South Precinct. During his career, he commanded the 9th, 120th, Midtown North and Midtown South Precincts, as well as Patrol Boroughs Staten Island and Brooklyn South. He was appointed first deputy police commissioner by Commissioner Howard Safir in 1996. After retiring from the police department, Mr. Simonetti became the security director for MacAndrew and Forbes, a holding company. Mr. Simonetti, a police commissioner designee, has been a board member since April 1997.
M.A., 1975, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, City University of New York; B.A., 1965, Baruch College, City University of New York.
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