The Atlantic City Police Department now has 18 new officers patrolling the streets of the World's Play Ground.

In a ceremony Friday morning, 18 Special Law Enforcement, Class II officers were elevated to Police Officer.

The newly hired officers were sworn in at a ceremony in City Hall. All 18 new officers will be assigned to the ACPD's Operations Division.

The elevation of these officers was made possible by a grant from the Casino Reinvestment Development Authority (CRDA).

The 18 officers are as follows:

  • Jamar Dabney
  • Laquay Dubose
  • Sandra Lino-Melo
  • Warren Young
  • Maria Borsani
  • Janiquea Harold
  • Richard Link
  • Brandon Bower
  • Kleovoulos Zissimopoulos
  • Matthew Stollenwerk
  • Bayron Zelaya-Chavez
  • Mailon Demby
  • Danish Mohammad
  • Jamira Norwood
  • Wahab Malik
  • Ivaylo Ivanov
  • LaQuay Green Sr
  • Troy Grams

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