Over the past 48 hours a series of suspicious packages containing improvised explosive devices have been discovered at several locations across the U.S., including locations in Westchester County and New York City. Given these incidents, public safety personnel should remain vigilant and not touch, move, or handle any suspicious or unknown packages. There is potential for the discovery of additional confirmed and unconfirmed packages or devices. The following information is attached:
Please distribute this information to public safety personnel within your jurisdiction as you deem appropriate.
Office of Counter Terrorism
NYS Division of Homeland Security & Emergency Services
1220 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12226
(518) 242-5078 | (518) 337-1971 | Daniel.Albert@dhses.ny.gov