NYPD On Alert After ISIS Blog Targets Times Square
Police Commissioner Bill Bratton says they are "prepared."
By AARON KATERSKY
September 17, 2014, 6:15 PM
• 1 min read
NEW YORK -- The NYPD said today that it is increasing its presence in Times Square after a blog post to an ISIS chat room called for attacks on the famous tourist spot.
"We are as prepared as any entity can be to deal with threats," said Police Commissioner Bill Bratton, according to WABC-TV. "But the reality is that we are living in a newer era of potential terrorism."