Extra officers have been stationed at various locations throughout the city, including the French Consulate, since the attack Wednesday on the Paris offices of the satirical newspaper, the Charlie Hebdo weekly.
Homeland Security: Travelers From Ebola-Plagued Nations Must Pass Through Airports With Enhanced Screening
Customs and Border Protection officers earlier this month started screening passengers from West Africa who arrived at Kennedy, Newark Liberty, Washington’s Dulles, Chicago’s O’Hare and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta airports.
Secret Service Director Julia Pierson said Tuesday she takes full responsibility for the breach of White House security.
Bratton: NYPD Following Developments In UK ‘Closely’ After Britain Raises Terror Threat Level To Severe
Police Commissioner Bill Bratton says the NYPD is “following developments in the U.K. closely” after Britain raised its terror threat level Friday, meaning that a terrorist attack is considered highly likely.
Newark and John F. Kennedy airports are among 20 ports of entry in the U.S. with quarantine stations that have been staffed with health officials trained to look for symptoms of Ebola in passengers.