Authorities were searching late Friday for a possible suspicious person and vehicle in connection with a potential threat to President Barack Obama, who was in Westchester County for two events.
An upstate man was sentenced to home confinement and mental health counseling on a gun charge Friday, after allegedly threatening former President George W. Bush and his family.
The House Ethics Committee has decided to hold off on reviewing an incident in which U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm (R-N.Y.) threatened to harm a New York news reporter in the U.S. Capitol.
Roads were shut down and traffic was snagged on the New Jersey side of the Lincoln Tunnel Tuesday evening, after someone called in a threat to police.
A threat to “shoot up” North Bergen High School has prompted an investigation, and the school has also made sure all the students face some consequences for their own safety.
Two 12-year-old girls in New Jersey were facing charges Monday, after they allegedly brought a knife and scissors to the school and threatened a male student.
Police on Long Island are investigating a threatening message left in a boy’s bathroom at Wantagh High School.
Authorities searched the building and by about 9:30 a.m., the school was declared safe and students and staff were allowed to return.
Joseph Russo was arrested Monday and charged with threatening and threatening an act of terrorism, police said.
The calls came into the principal and assistant principal’s offices shortly before noon, Interim Superintendent of Schools Dr. Jeffrey Korostoff said.
Pope Francis could be at risk from an organized crime organization, according to a leading anti-mob prosecutor who said he has also been the target of threats from the Mafia, according to a report on Religion News Service.
Police this week apprehended a man who allegedly stole jewelry from a home in Garden City, Long Island, and threatened to shoot the homeowner.
The State Department says the potential for terrorism is particularly strong in the Middle East and North Africa. It says an attack could occur or come from the Arabian Peninsula.
A passenger jet from Cairo to New York was diverted to the United Kingdom Saturday, after a threatening message was found onboard.
The school system in Newtown, Conn., was briefly placed on lockdown Monday, after someone made a threatening phone call to a school near the site of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre.