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ICE arrests 31 in 5-day New York City metropolitan-area enforcement surge

NEW YORK CITY STRONG NEWS - ICE FIELDS report New York, NY: NEW YORK – Officers from Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) New York arrested 31 during a 5-day enforcement surge, from May 19-23rd, in New York City, Long Island and the Hudson Valley. During…
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Bronx Man Sentenced In Manhattan Federal Court To 70 Months In Prison For Building Improvised Explosive Device

NEW YORK CITY STRONG - New York, NY: DOJ Southern NY reports - Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced that CHRISTIAN TORO was sentenced today by United States District Judge Richard M. Berman to 70 months in prison for stockpiling explosive…
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Ali Kourani Convicted In Manhattan Federal Court For Covert Terrorist Activities On Behalf Of Hizballah’s Islamic Jihad Organization

Ali Kourani Was Trained by Hizballah’s External Terrorist Operations Component and Gathered Intelligence in New York City in Support of Attack-Planning Efforts. NEW YORK CITY STRONG NEWS - New York, NY: DOJ Southern NY reports - Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York,…
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ICE FIELDS – ICE removes MS-13 gang member wanted for murder to El Salvador

ICE reports - NEW YORK – Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) removed a Salvadoran national Thursday, wanted in her home country on aggravated murder and attempted aggravated murder charges. Elda Cuadra-Torres, 29, was removed from the United States via an ICE Air Operations Charter flight…
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Mayor de Blasio, Commissioner O’Neill Deliver Remarks at the NYPD Police Memorial Day Ceremony

Mayor Bill de Blasio deliver remarks during the NYPD Police Memorial Day ceremony at One Police Plaza on Friday, May 10, 2019. Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography. Mayor Bill de Blasio: Thank you. Everyone, when we see those floral tributes I think it’s one of those moments that brings home the greatness of…
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NYPD Commissioner Urges Congress to Help Officers, First Responders Still Dying from 9/11

NYPD Police Memorial Day ceremony at One Police Plaza on Friday, May 10, 2019. Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography May 10, 2019 Op-Ed by City of New York Police Commissioner James P. O'Neill On Friday, May 10, the NYPD will add the names of 47 of our fallen heroes to the Police…
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Mayor de Blasio, Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro, and NYCHA Interim Chair and CEO Kathryn Garcia Hold Media Availability to Provide Update on Fire at Frederick E. Samuel Houses

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro visit the scene of a tragic fire in an apartment at the Fred Samuels Houses in Harlem, which killed 6 people, including 4 children, on Wednesday, May 8, 2019. Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography NEW YORK CITY STRONG - Office of the Mayor…
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Westchester Man Sentenced To 19½ Years In White Plains Federal Court For Sex Trafficking Of Minors And Child Pornography Production

NEW YORK CITY STRONG - New York, NY: DOJ Southern NY reports - Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and William F. Sweeney Jr., Assistant Director-in-Charge of the New York Field Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (“FBI”), announced that VICTOR…
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NEW YORK CITY STRONG – National Hurricane Preparedness Week

WASHINGTON, DC: The White House reports – During National Hurricane Preparedness Week, I encourage all Americans living in hurricane-prone areas to take the measures necessary to safeguard their families, homes, and businesses.  As a Nation, we are sadly too familiar with the destructive force of hurricanes.  To help prevent and…
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D.A. Vance: Congress Must Increase Funding to Confront Rising Threats of Domestic Terrorism

NEW YORK CITY STRONG - Manhattan DA reports - Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance, Jr. today submitted written public testimony to the House Appropriations Committee urging the Committee to increase federal law enforcement funding to fight the alarming rise in domestic terror attacks across the country. “We can no longer sleep on…
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Remarks at Funeral of U.S. Marine Corps Staff Sergeant and FDNY Firefighter Christopher Slutman

WATCH VIDEO. The funeral for Marine staff sergeant and FDNY firefighter Christopher Slutman at St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Midtown Manhattan on Friday, April 26, 2019. Slutman, a 15-year FDNY member, was among three Marines killed by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan earlier this month. Michael Appleton / Mayoral Photography.…
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