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A Few Good Women and Men: Port Authority Police Heroes of 2015

By Roz Hamlett, Portfolio Editor Click each photo to learn about these heroes and their service to the region  Some of the bravest and best people in the world wear the Port Authority uniform and badge, delivering babies, defibrillating ailing … 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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