Friday, July 29, 2011
America's Maginot Line...
By Mark Duell
Details emerged today of the extraordinary lengths the NYPD is going to as they attempt to make lower Manhattan the safest business district in the world and protect it from a dirty bomb threat.
New York City police are stepping up protection against the threat of a radioactive attack on the area as part of a $200million security upgrade.
A command centre will monitor 2,000 mobile radiation detectors carried by officers each day around the city, which will send a wireless, real-time alert if there's a reading signalling a dirty bomb threat...