Brooklyn native Mentoria Hutchinson has been directing traffic since 1980. The 61-year-old started dancing in the streets after she was injured on the job as a way to help her feel safe, and keep her happy. Watch her adorable video, part of the New York Times Character Study Column.
Watch Traffic Cop Mentoria Hutchinson Dance in the Streets
The 61-year-old NYPD traffic cop has been directing cars with her dance moves for 33 years.
By Von Diaz Nov 08, 2013