MTA Police

MTA Police Overtime Draining Budget

A few months ago, a big topic was the alleged abuse of overtime which was costing the MTA millions. Fast forward to the present & yet another part of the agency is alleged to be draining millions in overtime. The agency in question is the MTA Police. According to a report in the New York […]

MTA Police Officers Honored For Heroic Efforts

Yesterday, the MTA held a ceremony to honor multiple MTA Police officers for their heroic efforts in the line of duty. Due to a very busy schedule, I could not attend the media event. However the MTA issued a press release via e-mail highlighting the festivities. Here are the complete details: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority […]

MTA Police Break Ground On New Headquarters

Earlier today the MTA Police broke ground on their new headquarters which will be located in Central Islip. Here is a press release that was issued via e-mail with more information: MTA Long Island Rail Road broke ground today for a new facility for the MTA Police in Central Islip that will improve communications, investigations […]

LIRR Crew Foil A Rape In Progress

The Long Island Rail Road has issued a press release praising a LIRR crew who with MTA Police foiled a rape in progress. Here is the release with all the details: MTA Long Island Rail Road and MTA Police officials today commended the bravery of a LIRR train crew that came to the aid of […]

A New MTA Police Chief Appointed

A week ago today, the MTA issued a press release announcing the appointment of a new MTA Police Chief. Here is the full press release courtesy of the MTA: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) today announced that MTA Executive Director and CEO Elliot G. Sander had appointed Michael R. Coan to be Chief of the […]