Category Archives: police history

At Police Academy, Lessons of the Past Shape the Future

By Lenis Rodrigues, Media Relations Staff During a recent meeting with recruits in the current Port Authority Police Academy class, Deputy Inspector James McSorley asked them if they knew about the Holocaust. McSorley was surprised when only about one-third of … Continue reading

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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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