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Preparations Underway for FIFA World Cup 2026

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Newark NJ, the excitement is building as the biggest sporting event in the world, the FIFA World Cup 2026, approaches. With less than two years to go, meticulous preparations are underway to ensure a smooth and successful event. From security to transportation, every detail is being fine-tuned. In a bid to share insights and best practices for large-scale event preparedness, NJ TRANSIT recently hosted a crucial workshop for transportation leaders from around the globe.

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Stolen dog reunited with family following efforts by undercover New Jersey Transit Police

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Jersey City NJ, recently, New Jersey Transit Police Officers from the Anti-Crime Unit helped to bring ELI, a stolen French Bulldog, home to his rightful owner. Earlier this spring, ELI was stolen from the Danforth Avenue Station on the HBLR. He was ultimately taken across state lines. ⁣

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UPDATE: Pedestrian Fatally Struck by NJ Transit Train in Garfield

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Garfield NJ, in a tragic incident on Wednesday afternoon, a pedestrian was struck and fatally injured by a NJ Transit train in Garfield. The incident occurred around 3:30 p.m. near Plauderville Station, close to Van Winkle Avenue, according to an agency spokesperson. The identity of the pedestrian has not been released.

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NJ Transit Police perform life-saving CPR to save choking child

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Trenton, N.J. – New Jersey Transit Police officers used life-saving skills to save the life of a choking 3-year-old.

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Person struck, injured by NJ Transit train near Plauderville Station in Garfield

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Garfield NJ,  this morning, NJ Transit confirmed that a pedestrian was struck by a train. According to NJ Transit, the incident occurred when a train not in service, being relocated along the Bergen County Line, collided with a pedestrian just west of Plauderville Station at 5:33 a.m.

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Body Discovered on NJ Transit tracks near Radburn Station in Fair Lawn

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Fair Lawn NJ, NJ Transit Police and Fair Lawn Police responded to an early Monday morning, 04/15, report of a dead body lying on the Suffern/Port Jervis bound train tracks at Radburn Station, 21-01 Fair Lawn Avenue, Fair Lawn.

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NJ Transit Police Nab Wanted Man on Easter Sunday at Newark Penn Station

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Newark NJ,  on Easter Sunday, New Jersey Transit Police Officers Brian Grise and Mark Schmidt were conducting a uniformed patrol at Newark Penn Station. They recognized a man wanted by Newark Police moving through the main concourse. The man was a suspect in a violent stabbing that occurred on Broad Street in early March. The alert officers recognized the man from a TRAK flyer Newark Police Department distributed following the incident.
To protect the commuting public and the community, Officers Grise and Schmidt immediately approached, positively identified, and apprehended the man without incident. New Jersey Transit Police remain alert around the clock…even on the holidays.
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Newark Penn Station Bull Secured Shelter at the Skylands Animal Sanctuary

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Newark NJ, when Ricardo the bull barreled through Newark Penn Station , his rescue drew nationwide attention. Ricardo secured shelter at the Skylands Animal Sanctuary.

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NJ Transit Police Officers Administer CPR to save life of Unresponsive Commuter⁣

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Linden NJ, on February 6, 2024, Officer Nikolas DePasquale and Officer Kevin O’Brien were on uniformed train patrol. They were patrolling an NJ TRANSIT train and disembarked at Linden Station around 4:50 pm. Immediately after their arrival at Linden, a passing commuter reported seeing a woman down at the station. The officers rushed to the area of concern and noticed an unresponsive woman. She was lying face down on the stairs. The officers checked for breathing and a pulse. Neither were detected.⁣

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NJ TRANSIT POLICE: Do you know who I am? Help us get this pup home

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Hoboken NJ, ** 𝐔𝐏𝐃𝐀𝐓𝐄 ** 𝐏𝐥𝐞𝐚𝐬𝐞 𝐒𝐡𝐚𝐫𝐞 𝐓𝐡𝐢𝐬 𝐏𝐨𝐬𝐭. ** 𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐝𝐨𝐠 𝐡𝐚𝐬 𝐍𝐎𝐓 𝐛𝐞𝐞𝐧 𝐫𝐞𝐮𝐧𝐢𝐭𝐞𝐝. 𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐨𝐰𝐧𝐞𝐫 𝐡𝐚𝐬 𝐍𝐎𝐓 𝐛𝐞𝐞𝐧 𝐥𝐨𝐜𝐚𝐭𝐞𝐝. Let’s get this pup HOME! Thank you to everyone who has helped to spread the word. 2/2/24 6:00 pm. – NJTPD.

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Women Dies After Being Struck By NJ Transit Train in River Edge

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River Edge NJ, On Saturday afternoon, a woman was fatally struck by an NJ Transit train near the New Bridge Landing station in River Edge.

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New Jersey Transit Police Celebrate 41 Years

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Ridgewood NJ, on January 1, 1983 the New Jersey Transit Police Department was created with 36 police officers who came from the Conrail Police Department. These transferees needed to protect NJ TRANSIT’s infrastructure from vandalism and theft.

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NJ Transit Police Throw a little More Bull on the Bull Story at Newark Penn Station

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Newark NJ, NJ Transit police throw a little more bull on the bull story. On Thursday, a bull entered Newark Penn Station via track 2. Not to be accused of bull sh$ting ,New Jersey Transit Police Officers helped to clear commuters to safety and assisted in rounding up the beefy trespasser. ⁣

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NJ Transit Police Provides Protection during the Groundbreaking Ceremony for the Hudson Tunnel Project

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Union City NJ, on Thursday, November 30th, NJ Transit Police provided protection during the groundbreaking ceremony for the Hudson Tunnel Project. Announced by Governor Murphy, this historic event marked the start of work for the most important infrastructure project in America.⁣

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