SCPD 5th Squad Detective James Melchiona # 1550 is the nephew of NYPD PO Michael Melchiona # 3148 who was killed in the Line of Duty on February 28, 1970.
 
On Monday September 10, 2018 at 11:00 AM there will be a dedication of a subway car in honor of fallen hero NYPD PO Melchiona. The event is being held at the station located at 60th St. and Broadway. A fellowship with lunch will follow at the NYPD Transit District 1 located at 59th St. and Columbus Circle in NYC.
 
We encourage you to attend to show support for the Melchiona, NYPD and SCPD family.

 
Picture and bio information taked from the Officers Down Memorial Page website.
https://www.odmp.org/