Culture

Meet the Fashion Police: When NYFW and the NYPD Collide

Culture

Meet the Fashion Police: When NYFW and the NYPD Collide

Officer Connors. Fifth NYFW. “My moderate winter blues.”
Officer Spiegel. Fifth NYFW. Partners with Connors. “We’re partners, but not at home!
Officer Pesantes. First NYFW. “It’s work. This is my uniform of the day.”
Officer Kublo. Second NYFW. “The people. My outfit? It really brings out my features."
Officer Eddie Talaba. First NYFW. “It’s great, people are really nice. A couple of the ladies held onto my arm during the snow. This is my traffic dancing outfit!”
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You gotta hand it to New York’s finest for keeping the craze at a controllable level during New York Fashion Week.  Simply being there: dapper sentinels posted up quietly but conspicuously, their presence no doubt deterring all manner of monkey business as over 100 thousand people descend upon their city.  The NYPD is the nation’s largest and no doubt most oft-portrayed police force, and these officers were repping cool and confident.