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  • The Port Authority Police Department Pipes & Drums Band and the PAPD Honor Guard will help send off Navy SEALS on Saturday, August 7, 2021, on their swim across the Hudson River from Liberty State Park, Jersey City, NJ to the World Trade Center. #hudsonriversealswim #hudsonriver #libertystatepark #WTC #USNAVYSEALS #USNAVY #PAPDPROTECTSNYNJ #PAPD #PAPBA #PANYNJ #PAPDPIPESANDDRUMS #PAPDHONORGUARD
  • July 22, 2021, Brooklyn, NY; The PAPD Pipes & Drums and the PAPD Honor Guard  helped the Brooklyn Cyclones, NY Mets minor league affiliate, kick off Irish Night in the Cyclones' home stadium, Maimonides Park, Coney Island. #PAPDPROTECTSNYNJ #PAPD #PAPBA #PANYNJ #brooklyncyclones #maimonidespark #coneyisland #PAPDPIPESANDDRUMS #PAPDHONORGUARD #irishnight
  • Port Authority Police Officer Dennis Novello was selected as the Port Authority PBA May 2021 Cop of the Month.
On May 21, 2021, Police Officer Novello was on patrol and observed a female with a knife in her hand. The suspect was approaching a male in an aggressive manner. P.O. Novello immediately intervened causing the suspect to turn her attention and the knife toward Officer Novello. Police Officer Novello was able to de-escalate the confrontation using verbal commands resulting in the suspect dropping the knife. P.O. Novello was then able to take the suspect into custody without injury to anyone involved.
Police Officer Novello used restraint and relied on his training to successfully end a dangerous situation. Police Officer Novello's actions were consistent with the high standards and traditions of the Port Authority Police Department and the Port Authority PBA. 
  • We always honor and remember Port Authority Police Lieutenant John Brant, E.O.W. 7/19/2018. Lieutenant Brant succumbed to an illness contracted during his selfless and heroic work in the toxic environment of the World Trade Center Rescue and Recovery. John, continue to rest in the Lord's eternal embrace. Always Honored, Never Forgotten.