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Police: Rookie Port Authority Officer Catches Rahway Murder Suspect

A rookie Port Authority police officer spotted and apprehended a suspect Thursday in a shooting that left a man dead outside a Rahway, New Jersey strip club last November, police said.

06/05/2014

Eric Bonhommer (credit: PAPD)

Police: Truck Driver Used License Plate On Hinge In Attempt To Beat NJ Toll

An officer observed the front license plate on Eric Bonhommer’s truck swing up behind the bumper as the vehicle passed through the toll plaza on Thursday, police spokesman Joe Pentangelo said.

04/18/2014

Carlos Tavarez (PAPD)

Cops: Bronx Man Arrested After Leaving Heroin In Rental Car At Newark Airport

Police say 30-year-old Carlos Tavarez rented the vehicle on Sunday and later contacted Budget to say he needed to retrieve something. Port Authority Police said a bag found under the dashboard contained 250 packages of heroin.

04/03/2014

Newark Liberty International Airport (file/credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Man Arrested On Gun Possession Charge At Newark Airport

Ernesto Green, 21, was stopped on a parking garage ramp at Terminal A late Monday afternoon after his car was seen blocking traffic, police said. Police say they found a Walther P22 semi-automatic pistol in the vehicle’s console.

02/18/2014

JFK Airport

EMS: Man Stabbed Outside JFK Airport Terminal

The incident happened outside Terminal 8 around 4:30 p.m., EMS said.

11/22/2013

Police outside the Pavonia PATH station investigating a multiple shooting (credit: Eileen Lehpamer/1010 WINS)

Police: Three Shot On PATH Train; Suspect In Custody

Police said the suspect ran out of the PATH station but was apprehended by police.

08/25/2013

Tolls (credit: CBS 2)

Port Authority: Bridge And Tunnel Toll Cheat Racked Up $28,000 Bill

Port Authority police have arrested a truck driver, who they say has cheated the agency of $28,000 in tolls. Marcus Tifa is charged with theft of services and tampering with public records.

07/15/2013

Police on the scene of a shooting on Ninth Avenue and 49th Street on Monday, July 1, 2013. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Suspects In Custody In Connection With Hell’s Kitchen Construction Site Shooting

A maintenance foreman from Judlau Waterworks was shot in the chest, but his injuries were considered to be non-life threatening.

07/02/2013

New York City Republican Mayoral Candidate Joseph Lhota (file / credit: Joe Lhota for Mayor)

Eye On Politics: Lhota Wants To Continue Legacies Of Giuliani, Bloomberg

New York City Republican mayoral hopeful Joseph Lhota said that everything great that has happened over the past 20 years is quite fragile and he said this election is going to have consequences.

06/20/2013

TSA found this loaded gun inside a carry-on bag at a JFK checkpoint, May 21, 2013. (credit: TSA.)

TSA: Second Gun Arrest In Days At JFK Airport

TSA screeners spotted the loaded gun inside the man’s bag Tuesday morning and alerted Port Authority Police. The arrest did not impact operations at JFK.

05/21/2013

New York City Republican mayoral candidate Joe Lhota (file /credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Lhota Slammed For ‘Offensive’ Comment Labeling Port Authority Police ‘Mall Cops’

The mayoral hopeful was answering a question about airport security when he made his controversial remark.

05/08/2013

LaGuardia Airport in Queens (file / credit: MEHDI TAAMALLAH/AFP/Getty Images)

Disassembled Air Pistol Found At LaGuardia

Port Authority Police said the pistol was disassembled and was found wrapped in a t-shirt in a garbage can.

05/08/2013

JFK Airport (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man Busted With Numerous Fake Police Badges At JFK

A Long Island man stood accused Tuesday of impersonating a police officer, after he was caught with fake badges at John F. Kennedy International Airport.

05/07/2013

Law enforcement officials believe the circled area could show a bag that might have held the second bomb to ignite at the Boston Marathon. (Photo: Sam Nordby/Zumapress.com)

Authorities Identify Potential Suspect In Boston Marathon Bombings

Authorities pinpointed a possible suspect Wednesday in the Boston Marathon bombings, and they said surveillance video could provide a critical clue in catching the attacker.

04/17/2013

Port Authority Police Patrol JFK Airport (file/credit: Photo by Michael Nagle/Getty Images)

Port Authority To Welcome First Police Academy Class In 4 Years

The agency’s police academy plans to hire up to 175 new officers from its upcoming class, which will begin in August.

03/11/2013

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