James Tuller, chief of the NYPD’s Transportation Bureau, will head the police in Puerto Rico.

James Tuller, chief of the NYPD’s Trans­porta­tion Bureau, will head the police in Puer­to Rico.

 

Puer­to Rico is turn­ing to one of New York’s Finest to lead its trou­bled police depart­ment.  James Tuller, chief of the NYPD’s Trans­porta­tion Bureau, has been select­ed to be the next super­in­ten­dent of police by Puer­to Rico Gov. Ale­jan­dro Gar­cia Padil­la.

Tuller was born in New York but lived in Puer­to Rico as a child. He starts Dec 1.