Category Archives: police history

PAPD Blue Bloodlines

By Mercedes Guzman, Media Relations Staff  Newly graduated Officer Nicholas Farfalla has deep roots in the Port Authority Police Department. Last week during a graduation ceremony of the Port Authority Police Academy at the Thomas Dunn Sports Center in Elizabeth, … Continue reading

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Recognizing the PAPD Honor Guard Ambassadors   

“On this Flag Day 2016, in respect for the victims of the terrorist attack in Orlando, Florida, the American flag is flying half-staff at all Port Authority of New York & New Jersey facilities in solidarity with the state of … Continue reading

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Retired PAPD Superintendent Henry DeGeneste: At the Forefront of Change and Diversity

By Mercedes Guzman, Media Relations Staff When now-retired Port Authority Police Superintendent Henry DeGeneste first came on the job as a young recruit, he joined a police force that was predominantly male and white. As he moved up through the … Continue reading

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