Once it had been decided that the organization to be established should be incorporated, the application for certification was filed in Westchester County Court with the following language: “The name of the proposed corporation is: POLICE ASSOCIATION OF THE CITY OF YONKERS, INC.” and that, “The particular objects and purposes for which the corporation is to be formed are as follows; To promote the welfare of its members, aid them in need, for their mutual benefit and protection.
“The number of its directors shall be five (5), consisting of one member from Police Headquarters, and one member from each precinct in the City of Yonkers, and said directors are said to be known as trustees. The name and places of residence of the persons to be its directors until its first annual meeting are as follows;
- PO George A. Ford 25 Highland Avenue
- PO William A. Kruppenbacher 7 Lincoln Street
- PO Michael J. Gilmartin 46 Oak Street
- PO Abraham Beck 41 Hawthorne Avenue
- PO David J. Davis 48 Morningside Avenue
“The date for holding its annual meeting shall be: The first business day in the month of March of each year.”
The application for incorporation was signed and acknowledged as witnesses by the following members: William Kruppenbacher, David J. Davis, Joseph F. Sullivan, Thomas F. Combs, Abraham Beck, John W. Littlefair, John J. Boylan, George A. Ford, Michael J. Gilmartin, James J. Brazil, Thomas F. Downey, John F. Dahill, and Dennis A. Cooper.