Bratton Wants More Officers In City Budget; Cites Increased Terror ThreatNYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton has issued a call for more officers in the mayor’s budget.
FBI Director Visits Newark, Warns Of Threat From Homegrown ISIS TerroristsThe head of the FBI spent the day in Newark Monday, meeting with federal, state and local law enforcement officials.
Cuomo: Police, National Guard Patrols Stepped Up In NYC Area Amid Heightened Terror ThreatNew York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday announced that National Guard troops and additional police officers at mass transit points and other sites in the New York City area – amid an increased threat of terrorist activity.
Worries About Undetected Bombs Prompt Tighter Security In Foreign AirportsThe concern is that al Qaeda in Yemen is developing a bomb that could get around traditional airport security, outside of the U.S.
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.
Security In New York City Intense On 9/11 AnniversaryFortress 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.
Sources: Authorities Concerned About Possible Dirty Bomb, Times Square StrikeThe crossroads of the world came to a grinding halt at various times Friday because for police Times Square has become the ground zero of the latest terror threat.
New Yorkers Have Mixed Reaction To News Of Terror ThreatThe boost in security was obvious to many commuters around New York City's bridges, tunnels and mass transit hubs Friday.