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Stony Brook University campus (credit: CBS 2)

New ‘SB Guardian’ App Gives Stony Brook Students Peace Of Mind

Some Stony Brook University students looking for an added sense of security might want to turn to a new app.

09/12/2014

New security barriers on the Brooklyn Bridge after two high-profile trespassing incidents. (Credit: CBS 2)

New Security Barriers Installed On Brooklyn Bridge To Prevent Trespassing

After two high-profile security breaches at the Brooklyn Bridge, the city has taken action.

09/02/2014

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Security Stepped Up At Coney Island Music Event Following Deaths In Maryland

Before entering the Mad Decent Block Party at MCU Park in Coney Island, attendees will undergo a thorough pre-show screening, which includes K-9 narcotics units.

08/09/2014

A mysterious white flag is seen on top of the Brooklyn Bridge on July 22, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

De Blasio Administration Orders Security Overhaul After Brooklyn Bridge Flags Incident

For security reasons officials would not disclose the precise nature of the upgrades or exactly where they will be instated.

07/24/2014

Security has  been tightened at international airports amid concerns about a terror threat involving undetected explosives. (Credit: CBS 2)

Worries About Undetected Bombs Prompt Tighter Security In Foreign Airports

The concern is that al Qaeda in Yemen is developing a bomb that could get around traditional airport security, outside of the U.S.

07/03/2014

Avicii performs at Ovation Hall at Revel Resort & Casino on June 16, 2012 in Atlantic City, New Jersey.  (Photo by Tom Briglia/Getty Images for Revel)

Barclays Center Steps Up Security Screenings For Avicii Show

When Avicii took the stage, he performed for a big crowd of fans who were checked and double-checked at the doors.

06/28/2014

1 World Trade Center, 9/11 Memorial and Museum as seen from Chopper 880, May 7, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Port Authority Names New Security Contractor For WTC Site After Security Breaches

After a series of high-profile security breaches, a shakeup in security has been announced at the World Trade Center site.

05/29/2014

Newark Liberty International Airport (file/credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Cops: Man Stole Pricey Watch From Bin At Newark Airport Security Checkpoint

A Staten Island woman had just passed through a security checkpoint at Newark Airport before a trip to Ireland when she realized that her $1,800 watch was missing.

02/22/2014

Fans face intense security as they take NJ TRANSIT to MetLife Stadium.  (credit: Hazel Sanchez/CBS 2)

Super Bowl Fans Collapse At Secaucus Junction Station While Waiting For Security Checks

Taking the train to MetLife Stadium? You’d better pack your patience — and a ticket to the big game. WFAN reporter Chris Lopresti said he had to wait an hour in line before boarding at Secaucus.

02/02/2014

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.

01/31/2014

The scene at Penn Station in Manhattan ahead of the Feb. 2 Super Bowl. (Photo by Chris Colton/CBS New York)

Security Heightened At Transit Hubs Ahead Of Super Bowl

This year’s Super Bowl has the distinction of relying on mass transit to take up to 30,000 fans to the game.

01/30/2014

A look at the scoreboards at MetLife Stadium as seen from Chopper 880 on Jan. 28, 2014. The stadium will play host to Super Bowl XLVIII on Feb. 2, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

All-Out Security Blitz Under Way Ahead Of Super Bowl XLVIII

Super Bowl security preparations have gotten a thumbs up from U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson.

01/29/2014

Super Bowl Security

Hudson River Patrols Set To Maintain Safety During Super Bowl

With the Super Bowl coming soon to MetLife Stadium in New Jersey, teams are not the only ones with a game plan.

01/20/2014

Residents near WTC say NYPD security plan with barriers & walls is overkill. (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Residents Sue Over World Trade Center Security

New Yorkers living around the rebuilt World Trade Center are fighting what they call the “fortresslike” security planned for their neighborhood.

01/09/2014

Are the holiday decorations outside of your home sending a welcoming message to burglars? (Credit CBS 2)

Seen At 11: ‘Tis The Season For Brazen Break-Ins

It is the season for break-ins. Every year, hundreds of thousands of burglaries take place during the months of November and December.

12/05/2013

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