Schumer Wants Tougher Bridge Trespassing LawsSen. Charles Schumer wants a federal law to prohibit trespassing on big bridges or structures like the Statue of Liberty after incidents involving people who scaled the Brooklyn Bridge and World Trade Center.
Police: Brooklyn Bridge Flags Back On US SoilNYPD spokesman Sgt. Carlos Nieves said Friday that the flags are in the United States.
Sources To CBS 2: German Artists To Return Brooklyn Bridge American FlagsThe NYPD has negotiated with the attorneys for the German artists who claim to have swapped the American flags on the Brooklyn Bridge, in order to get the American flags back, police sources told CBS 2.
Pair Of Young German Artists Claim Responsibility For Brooklyn Bridge Flag Swap Mischa Leinkauf and Mattias Wermke said they hoisted the hand-sewn white flags onto the 131-year-old bridge's towers as a celebration of public art in "the global center of creativity.''