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Hey, Brooklyn Heights — meet your cop of the year

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Call him Book ’em Bosch!

Officer Lawrence Bosch was named Cop of the Year in the 84th Precinct last week, an accolade he won by making a whopping 54 arrests in 2010.

Bosch, 29, works in the precinct’s elite Downtown Squad, which patrols commercial hotspots such as the Fulton Mall, where a spate of robberies last year had residents, shoppers and merchants on edge.

Bosch, a Carroll Gardens resident and seven-year police veteran, helped squelch the pattern.

“He shows what an officer with energy and zest can do,” his commanding officer, Capt. Mark DiPaolo, told the 84th Precinct Community Council, a civic group, at its meeting last Tuesday.

Bosch took the praise — and the wooden plaque bearing his name — in stride.

“I just do my work and try to move on to bigger and better things,” he said.

Watch out, captain!

Updated 5:22 pm, July 9, 2018
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Reasonable discourse

Frankie from Precinct says:
Hey, hey, slow down...those crooks ain't goin' nowhere. Yer makin' the restofus look bad.
Jan. 26, 2011, 5:30 pm
Hope from Boerum Hill says:
Mark Di Paolo is a Deputy Inspector, he was promoted from Captain early in 2010.
Jan. 26, 2011, 6:46 pm
Amy from Downtown Brooklyn says:
Precinct 84 really appreciates your presence, Office Bosch! Keep up the good work, and continue to keep us safe.
Jan. 26, 2011, 10:32 pm
Cynthia from Clinton Hill says:
One word. hottie
Jan. 28, 2011, 8:17 am

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