NYPD Harbor Unit Prepared To Keep New Yorkers Safe On The East River This Fourth Of JulyBefore Macy's even puts its 65,000 fireworks on a barge just off Red Hook, police scuba divers go in and inspect every inch.
Man Arrested After Allegedly Assaulting Pedestrian, Jumping Into East RiverThe NYPD Harbor Unit pulled the man from the water near Pike Street on Thursday afternoon.
NYPD Rescues Puppy Who Ran From Owner, Jumped Into East River“We went up to the front of the boat just to get a better vantage point to see if we could locate the dog in the water which we did a few seconds later, pretty much doggie paddling,” Sgt. Salters recalled.
NYPD Practicing Ice Rescue Techniques, Urging Caution On Trusting Not-So-Frozen WaterThe Harbor Unit and Scuba Team are teaching police in all five boroughs to "throw, don't go" with lifelines out to people stuck in freezing water.
NYPD's Elite Harbor Unit Working In Shadows To Keep The City's Many Ferry Routes SafeCBS2 recently took a ride with the NYPD's elite Harbor Unit, which is ramping up security measures and counterterrorism efforts with all the new city-wide ferries popping up.
Man's Body Pulled From Hudson River At 41st StreetA man’s body was pulled from the Hudson River offshore from Hell’s Kitchen Tuesday.
CBS 2 Exclusive Video: Couple Rescued From Jet Ski After 9 HoursThe couple was reported missing three hours into their nighttime joy ride, but it took emergency crews another six hours to find them because their watercraft had no running lights.
2 Men's Bodies Pulled From East River Within 8 HoursPolice pulled two men’s bodies out of the East River within a period of eight hours overnight Thursday into Friday.
Man's Body Pulled From Water Near Governors IslandA man’s body was pulled from the water near Governors Island Friday morning.
Observers Fear The Worst For Coney Island DolphinAround 2:30, the dolphin appeared to try to beach itself on rocks, and then drifted slowly in the water and has not been seen since.
VIDEO: NYPD Air Rescue Saves Cargo Ship Pilot Near Verrazano BridgeThe Grey Shark, a 330-foot commercial cargo ship, was anchored between the Verrazano Bridge and the Staten Island Ferry Terminal Tuesday when its skipper had a heart attack, police said.
MTA: Search For Construction Worker At Throgs Neck Bridge Now Recovery Mission The subcontractor was working underneath the bridge around 8 a.m. when he slipped and fell from a work platform to the water below, officials said.