Metropolitan Transportation Authority Police facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsMetropolitan Transportation Authority Police
|Legal personality||Governmental agency|
|City of New York in the State of New York , USA|
|Legal jurisdiction||New York and Connecticut|
|Specialist jurisdiction||Commuter transit systems and immediate environs, rail, tram, ferry, bus, etc.|
|Director responsible||William Morange|
|Agency executive||Michael R. Coan, Chief|
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority Police, or MTA Police, is the police force of New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority local railroad, or MTA. Officers of the MTA Police are full police officers in New York State and in the state of Connecticut. The force was started in 1998.
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