News NYPD dogs graduate from police academy as Commissioner William Bratton presides -- see the pictures Print Share fbShare Tweet Email Police Commissioner William J. Bratton presided over the NYPD Transit Canine Graduation Ceremony at the New York City Police Academy in Queens on Tuesday. Many of the seventeen graduating canines are named in honor of officers who died in the line of duty. Here are some pictures of the city's newest crop of four-legged crime-fighters. Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.