Category Archives: Port Authority Police Department

Elite PAPD Officer is Livin’ the Dream

By Lenis Rodrigues, Media Relations Staff When Port Authority Police Officer Victoria Berardi was a young girl, she had far different aspirations than most other children her age. Many kids envision becoming ballerinas or baseball stars. Berardi dreamed of being … Continue reading

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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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Music to Their Ears: The PAPD Pipes and Drums Scholarships

By Lenis Rodrigues, Media Relations Staff Three high school students who aspire to careers in law enforcement – and who want to continue their participation in pipe and drum bands – recently were awarded scholarships they hope will help them … Continue reading

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