Special Events

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Full Ride

Unity Tour makes honoring the fallen an extraordinary celebration Stories by Mitchell Krugel, Esther Gonzales, Brittany Krugel and Debbie Rosen Photography by Ed Carattini Jr. A never-ending stream of blue-line…

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Memory Served

A Special Section Honoring National Police Week Stories by Mitchell Krugel, Esther Gonzales, Dan Campana, Brittany Krugel and Debbie Rosen Special Photography by Ed Carattini Jr.   Where there’s the…

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2022 NJSPBA Mini Convention

The Jersey cop who stopped Al Qaeda PBA members get to hear about how one of their own thwarted a terrorist plan the magnitude of 9/11 By Mitchell Krugel Members…

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Fine Line

PBA members stand strong with officers from across the country to honor NYPD detective Jason Rivera and Wilbert Mora and show the blue line will go on forever No wide-angle…

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Award-Winning Night

124th Annual Valor Awards Trained for this moment Gold Medal of Valor Sergeant Reinaldo Cruzado Detective Salvatore Manente Jr. Officer Mark Valentino Secaucus Local 84 Secaucus Local 84 members Salvatore…

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National Police Week

Let there be light Candlelight Vigil glows again with the feeling that means survivors of the fallen and law enforcement officers By Mitchell Krugel Photos by Ed Carattini Jr. From…

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9/11 20th anniversary Tribute

Stories by Mitchell Krugel and Rosemary An The PBA’s Finest When the attacks hit on 9/11, members responded with a support effort that has never stopped As he departed for…

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Riding High

The Police Unity Tour rolls again with an emotional day of honor, respect and remembrance Stories by Mitchell Krugel and Rosemary An, Photos by Jim Connolly and Rosemary An The…

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10th Anniversary Special

And so with this 10th anniversary, we celebrate “A Perfect 10” of getting the message out. Of showcasing the unmeasurable efforts to protect and serve members put forth every hour. Of…

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Polar Bear Plunge 2021

Polar Bear Plunge 2021 Costume Culture Middlesex County Sheriff’s Local 165 donned Disney character costumes in 2020. There’s no telling who you’ll run into at the Polar Bear Plunge. It…