bomb threats

Susan Wagner High School on Staten Island was evacuated after a bomb threat on May 19, 2015. (credit: Dave Carlin/CBS2)

Threats Prompt Evacuations At 3 Staten Island High Schools

Curtis High School, Ralph R. McKee High School and Susan Wagner High School received telephone threats at around 10:30 a.m.

05/19/2015

A training exercise with the 87th Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: An Inside Look At Training For Troops Who Respond To Tri-State Area Bomb Threats

The thought of a bomb going off in the New York City area is terrifying, but emergency calls about possible bombs happen every week.

05/06/2015

FILE -- Statue of Liberty  (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Statue Of Liberty, Liberty Island Reopen After Bomb Scare

Sources told CBS2 someone made prerecorded calls to 911 threatening to blow up the Statue of Liberty. Police say Friday morning’s call used a computer-generated voice.

04/25/2015

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Police: Bomb Threats Called In To 2 High Schools In Riverhead

Police on Long Island are trying to find out who called in bomb threats to two high schools in Riverhead.

02/06/2015

FILE -- A New York Police Department car. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Sources: Bomb Threats Called Into 2 NYPD Precincts

While police investigate the origin of the threats, security has been stepped up at all station houses following the fatal shooting of two NYPD officers.

12/23/2014

Passengers are deplaned from American Airlines Flight 67 following a bomb scare on Nov. 30, 2014. (credit: Jacob Rosenberg @jrosenberg/Twitter)

Authorities Investigate Bomb Threat Aboard Plane Arriving At JFK

American Airlines Flight 67 from Barcelona had about 200 passengers on board when it safely landed around noon.

11/30/2014

Police vehicles are seen outside Leonia High School in Leonia, N.J., following a bomb threat Nov. 12, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Police Step Up Patrols At Bergen County Schools Following Bomb Threats

County police said the school calls came in within 15 to 20 minutes of each other, and their bomb technicians and K-9 units were dispatched to investigate.

11/13/2014

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Authorities: NJ School Bomb Threats May Be Related

Authorities were sweeping high schools in Garfield, Hackensack, Englewood and Fort Lee on Wednesday, as well as three school buildings in Leonia.

11/12/2014

Newark Airport Threat

2 Men Arrested In Separate Bomb Threats At Newark Airport

An Israeli citizen and A Hoboken man were both arrested Sunday for allegedly making separate false bomb threats at Newark-Liberty International Airport.

03/17/2013

Police Outside Temple Emanu-El on Manhattan's East Side (credit: CBS 2)

Area Synagogues On Alert After Cargo Plane Terror Plot

New York area synagogues were on heightened alert Monday, and some New York City apartment buildings were taking the extra precaution of not accepting package deliveries at all.

11/01/2010

Lincoln Square Synagogue (credit: CBS 2)

NYC Synagogues Step Up Security In Wake Of Bomb Plot

In the tri-state, synagogues are seeing a heavier police presence as the packages in Friday’s bomb plot were addressed to synagogues in Chicago.

10/30/2010