By Amanda Spence
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Lou Ferrigno – identified for his TV function as “The Hulk” – has added police officer to his listing of accomplishments.
CNY Central reported that the actor, who was in Syracuse filming for his film function in “The Hermit,” was sworn into the Syracuse Police Division as an honorary officer by Chief Joe Cecile.
“The officers right here, they work laborious, they put their lives in peril,” Ferrigno mentioned. “I wish to reassure them that they’re doing the correct factor. They’ve my assist. In conditions the place there’s a lot capturing, there’s a lot crime, like what occurred in Buffalo, what occurred in Texas … it’s essential to have that as a result of if it wasn’t for us, all people’s life can be in peril.”
However this isn’t Ferrigno’s first time being sworn in as an officer. For 17 years, Ferrigno was a California deputy earlier than turning into an actor and he has additionally volunteered on the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Workplace in Arizona, USA As we speak reported. His father additionally served as an NYPD police lieutenant.
Ferrigno can be a particular deputy for an Ohio sheriff’s division, an honorary police officer in Irving, Texas, in addition to with the Manchester Police Division in Missouri, and the College of Wisconsin Madison Police Division. Ferrigno can be an honorary deputy with the Niagara Falls Police Division in New York and the Nationwide Regional Police Division, in accordance with the Niagara Falls Evaluation.