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Port Authority Police Hispanic Society Turkey Giveaway!

By Joe Pentangelo, Senior Police Public Information Officer Last Saturday, the Port Authority Police Hispanic Society (PAPHS), along with the Inwood Little League, handed out hundreds of turkeys and hams in Washington Heights so that every family can enjoy fully … Continue reading

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The First Port Authority Police: A Few Husky Men!

On June 1, 1928, 40 young men signed up to become the original Port Authority Police Force.  They were the first officers of a force that would later become the largest transportation-related force in the United States. Screened from some … Continue reading

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