LOWER MANHATTAN (WABC) — A suspected street racer who crashed in the Lincoln Tunnel has been busted because of his own viral video, authorities say. Port Authority police say Chad Quinones of Hewitt, New Jersey, was arrested on Tuesday after posting dash cam footage to Instagram of a crash he was involved in on February […]
WASHINGTON HEIGHTS, NY — Police helicopters and boats scoured the Hudson River on Monday in an attempt to find a person who jumped off the George Washington Bridge, a spokeswoman for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey said. Read more here.
A group of contractors weren’t kitten when they alerted Port Authority Police Officer Brian Gleason to a furmidable feline who’d scampered up scaffolding between the George Washington Bridge’s upper and lower levels. Read more here.
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is expecting a record number of travelers to use the agency’s transit facilities this Thanksgiving holiday. Approximately 6 million people are expected to use the Port Authority’s airports, bridges, tunnels and trains this Thanksgiving weekend, with the agency deploying a full complement […]
A pickup truck driver from Virginia who tried going back into the Holland Tunnel after being turned away for pulling an unauthorized trailer was arrested after he was found carrying a loaded gun, Port Authority police said. Port Authority Police Officer Nicholas Levitas stopped Ronnie C. Johnson, 43, at the tunnel’s downtown Manhattan entrance Sunday […]
An allegedly intoxicated man caused a disturbance on an American Airlines flight on Saturday night, forcing the pilot to make the decision to turn back to John F. Kennedy International Airport an hour into its trip to Paris. Television station WNBC4-New York was the first to report the incident on its 11 p.m. newscast on Saturday night. American Airlines Flight 44 […]