“I’d love to meet a real New York policeman,” the 85-year-old woman always says. On Thursday, she got her chance. Berenice Benson, a resident of Uniting Mirinjani nursing home in Canberra, Australia, long dreamed of meeting an NYPD officer. She got her chance this week when Det. Howad Shank paid her a surprise visit. (Facebook/Uniting)An NYPD officer brought an 85-year-old New York-loving Australian women to tears when he surprised her in her nursing home Thursday, the Canberra Times reported.