Harbor Unit

(Credit: CBS2)

Seen At 11: Elite Teams Race Against Time In Ice Rescues

CBS2’s Jessica Schneider went into the danger zone with the NYPD’s elite special ops as they performed daring rescues.

02/25/2015

NYPD officers Dianna Balioni Peter Jessnik came to the rescue for a man apparently suffering a stroke on a barge in New York Harbor. (Credit: NYPD)

2 Officers Rescue Man Apparently Having Stroke On Barge In New York Harbor

Two NYPD officers came to the rescue for a man who was showing symptoms of a stroke aboard a tanker barge near the Statue of Liberty this week.

10/31/2014

A boater who was pulled from the water near the Throgs Neck Bridge on Friday night, has died. (Credit: CBS 2)

Fisherman Dies After Being Pulled From Water Off City Island

Shortly before midnight, the NYPD Harbor Unit responded to a call of a man in the water near the Long Island Sound and the Stepping Stone Lighthouse.

06/28/2014

New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly (file / credit: Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)

WCBS 880 9/11 Series: Ray Kelly And NYPD Prepare For 9/11 Anniversary

The world will turn its attention to Ground Zero on Sunday and police commissioner Ray Kelly calls the run-up to the 9/11 anniversary “a major security event.”

09/08/2011