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Flushing »

Mets Try to Seal Files in Court Battle, Saying They Pose a Security Risk

The Mets are locked in a legal battle with former security staffers who say they were fired unfairly.

Flushing »

Mets Drastically Cut Security at Citi Field Despite Concerns, Records Show

Citi Field security was slashed by roughly 29 percent between 2009 and 2013, court documents show.

Midwood »

Tourists Seen Photographing Synagogues Cleared of All Suspicion: Sources

Two men seen photographing Midwood synagogues were questioned and cleared by police, sources say.

Crown Heights »

Security Ramps Up at Crown Heights Precinct After Officer's Car is Burned

Officers will patrol outside the 77th Precinct following the Wednesday night incident, police said.

Civic Center »

NYPD Steps Up Presence at City Synagogues Following Attack in Jerusalem

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton said Tuesday there is "no specific credible threat" to New York.

Chelsea »

Peace Officers Sent Into Homeless Shelter That Neighbors Call a 'War Zone'

The city is adding 24 peace officers and an X-ray machine to the BRC shelter on West 25th Street.

Civic Center »

German Artists Claim Responsibility for Swapping Brooklyn Bridge Flags

Mischa Leinkauf and Matthias Wermke provided video and photo evidence to The New York Times.

East New York »

Parks Department Worker Critically Injured in Fire Dies From Injuries

Parks worker James Anthony Frye, 47, has died from injuries sustained in a June 2 fire in East New York.

Financial District »

MTA's Electronic Security System Delayed 3 More Years by Sandy, Report Says

The MTA project is expected to be completed more than nine years after the initial contract goal. 

Morrisania »

Western Beef Boosts Security in Wake of Car Break-Ins

Officers had criticized the supermarket for its lax security policies.

Astoria »

Ravenswood Houses Getting $4M Lighting Upgrade to Boost Security

The NYCHA complex will get new lights in its parking lots, walkways, building entrances and play areas.

Financial District »

CNN Reporters Arrested for Trying to Break Into World Trade Center

Two reporters tried three times Tuesday afternoon to access the building before they were arrested.

Financial District »

Skydivers to Be Charged for Last Year's Jump from 1 WTC, Sources Say

Four BASE jumpers who leapt from One World Trade Center last year will finally be charged, sources said.

Financial District »

Teen Climbs to Top of WTC After Breaking Through Security, PAPD Says

Justin Casquejo, 16, got onto the 104th floor of 1 World Trade Center, the Port Authority said.

Queens Village »

Security Tightened at Creedmoor Psych Facility After Killer Escapes

The convicted killer waltzed out by putting on a visitor's scarf, prosecutors said.