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The New York Police Department, often abbreviated as NYPD, is the organization that patrols New York and all its cities. The organization was first featured in the film The Amazing Spider-Man, and later appeared in the video game of the same name.

The captain of the department was George Stacy, Gwen Stacy's father, until he was murdered by the monstrous Lizard atop during the events of the film.

It is unknown who the current captain of the NYPD is.


Not much is known of the organization, other than its purpose and main targets, one of which being town hero Spider-Man.

The NYPD's "wanted" poster for Spider-Man.

Known staff[]


While still law officials, there were a few unknown S.W.A.T. members featured in the first film that were not part of the NYPD and were infected by the Lizard's toxicating gas.