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Marine Park rape investigation (credit: CBS 2)

Brooklyn Rape Suspects Caught On Camera

Police said the victim was alone in the leasing office when two men knocked on the door, asking for the owner. Investigators said the woman let the men in. From there, security cameras were rolling.

03/06/2012

John F. Kennedy Airport (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Security Breach At JFK International Airport Causes Headaches For Travelers

The breach occurred at around 5:20 a.m. A passenger flagged by the Transportation Security Administration went through a security checkpoint without being pulled aside and screened.

02/24/2012

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Town To Install Bullet-Tracking Technology Near Bellport Train Station

The town is installing more than a dozen sensors in the area of the Bellport train station. The devices are designed to help police pinpoint where and when gunshots are fired.

10/26/2011

FILE - New York City taxis. (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Taxi Drivers Want Quicker Police Response To Crimes Against Cabbies

Fernando Mateo, head of the New York State Federation of Taxi Drivers, says he’s working with City Council members to create legislation that would require the NYPD and the Taxi and Limousine Commission to act immediately when a driver is attacked.

10/16/2011

The United Nations (file/credit: Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

New Yorkers Brace For Traffic Headaches From UN General Assembly

New Yorkers will have to deal with blocked streets and security sweeps as they try to get around the area near the U.N.

09/18/2011

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Sources: Ramped-Up Security In NYC Will Last Through The Week

Vehicle checkpoints set up after what authorities described as a specific, credible but unconfirmed threat will remain in place.

09/12/2011

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Security In New York City Intense On 9/11 Anniversary

Fortress New York. That’s what it seems like out on the streets of the city on the tenth anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attack on America.

09/11/2011

Heavy smoke pours from the roof of 11 Madison Ave. on September 10, 2011.

Heavy Smoke From NYC High-Rise Roof Causes Brief Scare On Eve Of 9/11 Anniversary

No injuries were reported in the blaze at 11 Madison Ave., near Madison Avenue Park Saturday afternoon. The cause has yet to be determined.

09/10/2011

NYPD officer inspects truck at Times Square (credit: CBS 2)

Motorists Cope With Pre-9/11 Security Checkpoints Across NYC

“They’re doing a good job for the people to be safe. You know, we live in a dangerous world, never know what going to happen,” truck driver Arthur Sarkasian said.

09/09/2011

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1010 WINS 9/11 Series: Feds, Police & Companies Remain Extremely Vigilant

Ten years after the 9/11 attacks, the need for vigilance and precaution remains paramount.

09/09/2011

Rail riders at the NJ Transit station - Trenton, NJ - File / Photo: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images

NJ Transit Working With FBI, TSA To Increase Counterterrorism Efforts

The effort includes developing a new intelligence unit with the FBI and working with detectives from the federal Transportation Security Administration.

06/28/2011

Witnesses watch as rescue workers prepare to transport a wounded person following a shooting on the Brighton Beach Boardwalk June 9, 2011. (credit: YouTube.com)

Report: Brighton Beach Residents Want Every Bag On The Boardwalk Searched Following Shooting

The wild shooting on the Brighton Beach Boardwalk that left 16-year-old Tysha Jones dead and four others wounded has area residents calling for serious changes in security procedures.

06/24/2011

Armed MTA police officers and NYPD stand among the travelers in Grand Central Station on  Monday, May 2, 2011. (credit: AP Photo/Stephen Chernin)

New Yorkers Should Feel Safe Says Mayor Bloomberg

Mayor Michael Bloomberg says New Yorkers shouldn’t feel any more concerned going around the city today than they did before U.S. agents killed Osama bin Laden.

05/04/2011

Penn Station

Expert: Security Checkpoints Near Soft Targets May Soon Become The Norm

Counter terrorism experts say a retaliation attack for Osama bin Laden’s death is inevitable. Terrorists are expected to aim for more vulnerable soft targets like shopping malls or museums.

05/03/2011

Planes at Newark Liberty Airport

Report: TSA Finds Diminished Security At Newark Liberty Airport

According to published reports, “understaffing, complacency and lack of focus,” along with a lack of direction, poor communication and checkpoint design contributed to the decline in security.

04/08/2011

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