Sal Lifrieri

A TSA K-9 unit patrols through Penn Station on January 30, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Traffic, Transit And Security Changes In NY, NJ For Super Bowl Weekend

Whether you are in New York or New Jersey, going to the game or not, there are road closures, mass transit changes and tighter security that is likely to affect you.


4.16.13 Sal Lifieri and Dr. Sauders again

Psychology & Security After Boston Bombings

Who is to blame? Are we safe? How do we talk to children about what happened? Clinical psychologist Dr. Patricia Saunders and security expert Sal Lifrieri joined us to give us those answers.


A Boston police officer stands near the scene of a twin bombing at the Boston Marathon on April 16, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

The Search For Answers In Boston: When Will We Know More?

Security expert Sal Lifreiri was the Director of Security and Intelligence Operations under Mayor Rudolph Giuliani. He also served as a member of the elite NYPD hostage negotiation team for twelve years. He joined us on The Couch on Tuesday.


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MTA Warning Straphangers To ‘Safeguard Your Stuff’ In New Subway Campaign

Thousands of posters printed in five languages are being installed in subway cars throughout the system as part of an ongoing effort to curb thefts of electronic devices.


FILE - Commuters wait on the platform as a train arrives in the 23rd Street subway station during the morning rush hour in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

MTA: Subway Crime Soars; NYPD Releases Stunning Statistics

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is reporting a major surge in New York City subway crime. The agency said pick pockets and other thieves are bumping up the crime rate by more than 20 percent this year compared to last.


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Cops: Female Police Impersonator Robs UWS Woman, But Is Captured On Video

Her badge was a fake, but her crime was frighteningly real. A woman is now wanted for pretending to be a cop in order to steal from a woman on the Upper West Side.