Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
Port Authority Police Halt Non-Mandatory Training, Fire 9 Rookie Officers After Rowdy Graduation Party
Port Authority police have fired rookie officers and halted training following a drunken graduation party in August.
Two window washers, who became trapped on scaffolding near the 68th floor of One World Trade Center, have been rescued.
Among the tweaks, Port Authority officers are now managing traffic at the Lincoln Tunnel during peak driving hours, so buses are no longer being diverted into a long line along Tenth Avenue.
Nine probationary Port Authority of New York and New Jersey police officers have lost their jobs because of a rowdy graduation party.
Mayor Ras Baraka said the deficit hovers between $40 million and $60 million. He gave a presentation during the public comment period at the Port Authority board meeting Wednesday.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is saying the federal government “should seriously consider” a ban on flights traveling to New York from three West African nations plagued by Ebola.
An emergency drill will be held between 5 and 8 p.m. at Newark Liberty International Airport Saturday.
Both planes were arriving with passengers on board, officials said..
Port Authority of New York and New Jersey police spokesman Joe Pentangelo said it’s not yet known what caused the crash, which occurred Sunday in Fort Lee.
A federal judge has tossed an animal-advocacy group’s lawsuit over the now-halted practice of shooting snowy owls near runways at the New York City area’s major airports.
PATH passengers will need more cash to ride the trains between New Jersey and New York.
A man was arrested at John F. Kennedy International Airport Friday, after he allegedly tried to board a plane with a sword concealed in a cane.
Ex-Port Authority Cop Sentenced To Probation After Touring With Metal Band While Collecting Disability
A former Port Authority cop who was busted touring with his heavy metal band while collecting disability checks was sentenced to three years’ probation Wednesday.
With an increase of terrorist activity overseas by ISIS, the governor said the New York City area is a high profile target.
New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday announced that National Guard troops and additional police officers at mass transit points and other sites in the New York City area – amid an increased threat of terrorist activity.