Port Authority Police

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

The TSA said this .45 pistol was the first gun of 2013 found at JFK airport. It was recovered on Jan. 21, 2013. (credit: TSA)

Conn. Man With Gun Arrested At JFK Airport

Agents found the loaded .45 caliber pistol when the Cancun-bound man’s items were going through a metal detector Monday.

01/22/2013

PATH train (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Arrest Made In Violent PATH Station Robbery

Police have arrested a suspect who they say punched and knocked a woman to the ground during an attempted robbery at the 9th Street PATH Station in October.

12/20/2012

Newark Airport disaster drill (credit: CBS 2)

Emergency Crews Conduct Disaster Drill At Newark Airport

The exercise simulated a crash involving two jets. More than 300 people took part in the drill, including first responders and some people acting as passengers trapped on the planes.

10/21/2012

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Port Authority Police Officers Prepare To Save Lives In The Event Of Air Catastrophe Over Water

Mechanical failure, human errors, and acts of terror pose a constant threat to commercial airliners, and with three international airports in the New York area, the possibility of a devastating crash is constantly looming.

09/24/2012

Charles Kelly. (credit: Bergen County Sherriff's Office)

Police: GWB Toll Stop Leads To Arrest Of Man Wanted For Questioning in Tennessee Murder

A Long Island truck driver tried to do a good deed – and ended up taking a man wanted for murder home for a dinner with his wife and kids.

09/21/2012

This pen sized stun gun was seized at JFK International Airport on Sept. 17, 2012. (credit: Transportation Security Administration)

TSA Agents Spot Passenger With Pen-Sized Stun Gun At JFK

Port Authority Police confiscated the weapon and arrested the man on a weapons charge. Operations at the airport weren’t impacted.

09/18/2012

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