THIS PICTURE IS 37 of 45 TO ACCOMPANY THE PICTURE PACKAGE – NYPD A DECADE LATER. THE SERIES HIGHLIGHTS THE HEIGHTENED POLICE PRESENCE IN THE CITY. SEARCH KEYWORD “NYPD” TO SEE ALL THE IMAGES.
Members of the public react as they walk past a New York Police Department Hercules team on patrol near Penn Station in New York August 24, 2011. NYPD Hercules teams patrol through New York making multiple appearances around the city each day at locations that are decided either in response to specific intelligence or simply to provide a show of force at high-profile sites. The police department has worked since 9/11 on a long-term project to permanently increase vigilance in Lower Manhattan and Midtown, home to prominent financial institutions and national landmarks. Picture taken August 24, 2011. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson (UNITED STATES – Tags: CRIME LAW)