Notify NYC – Planned Aircraft Flyover (BK/MN/SI)

Notification issued 1/12/17 at 7:00 PM. On Friday, 1/13, the New York Police Department Aviation Unit will conduct a multi-agency formation flight over St. Patrick’s Cathedral between 11:00 AM and 2:00 PM. The flight is in commemoration of the passing of Detective Steven McDonald. There will be approximately 10-15 aircraft during the flyover. The aircraft will fly over parts of Brooklyn, Staten Island, and Manhattan, including the Hudson River, Central Park, Saint Patrick’s Cathedral, and the Verrazano Bridge. The aircraft will be operating at an altitude of 1300-1500 feet.

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As many of you may already know, there were events earlier today resulting in fatalities and injuries in: 1) Ankara, Turkey, 2) Zurich, Switzerland and 3) Berlin, Germany. We continue to monitor these events for any potential impact they may have for New York City. Help keep New York City safe. Remember, if you see something, say something.


Notify NYC – Intermittent Wind Gusts

Notification issued 10/28/16 at 1:14 PM. New York City is experiencing intermittent wind gusts in excess of 40 MPH. During periods of high winds, residents should use caution when walking or driving high profile vehicles. Winds at these speeds can cause flying debris, turn unsecured objects into projectiles, and cause power outages. To prepare, charge cell phone batteries, gather supplies, and turn refrigerators and freezers to a colder setting. Always stay clear of downed power lines. If you are affected by an outage, turn off all appliances and keep refrigerator and freezer doors closed to prevent food spoilage. Do not use generators indoors. If you lose power and have a disability or access needs, or use Life Sustaining Equipment (LSE) and need immediate assistance, please dial 9-1-1. For the latest weather information, please visit

My School has Rhythm not Violence

Tune in tonight to Fox 5 News at 6 PM. The Community Affairs Bureau, School Safety Division’s 2016 “My School Has Rhythm, Not Violence” talent competition winners will be featured by Ernie Anastos. “My School Has Rhythm, Not Violence” competition is an anti violence initiative which features students from High Schools throughout the Bronx. You may view the video by clicking: HERE.

Notify NYC – Fireworks

Notification issued 10/5/16 at 4:10 PM. A fireworks display is scheduled to take place tomorrow, 10/6, at approximately 9:20 PM, on a barge in the water near Liberty Island.