Times Square is already packed with revelers for tonight’s New Year’s Eve celebration, and the NYPD, as you might expect, is in full force. To get close to the hubbub, I had to travel underground through a subway station, as the only people being allowed in were ticket-holding theatergoers. The officers were split in their temperament: for every cop that called me an asshole, there was another who posed for the camera. See the portraits above.