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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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