Port Authority Fires 9 Rookie Officers After Raucous Graduation Party At Bar

Nine freshly-minted Port Authority Police officers are being fired and three supervisors disciplined following a rowdy celebration at a Hoboken bar after graduation from the police academy, the agency announced today. The Aug. 22 incident has also prompted the Port Authority to re-evaluate candidate screening and other practices at the Port Authority Police Academy, the […]

Rotating Shifts Harmful To Mental Health

Working an irregular shift pattern may be causing long-term damage to people’s memory and mental abilities, new research has shown. Shift work can disrupt the body’s internal clock in a similar way to jet lag, and has been linked before to an increased risk of health problems such as heart problems and even some cancers. […]