The Gray Riders

The Gray Riders is a documentary film that provides a historic overview of the New York State Police. These correlating classroom elements are intended for use in grades 7-12. 

This collection focuses on the formation and early years of a statewide police agency and the key figures and outside influences that shaped the organization. Perspectives from female, minority, and veteran troopers are featured as well as an exploration of transportation, tools, and technology important to the New York State Police.