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PHOTO: Secretary Napolitano meets with members of the NYPD

Secretary Napolitano, joined by Commissioner Kelly, meets with members of the NYPD Counterterrorism Bureau at the World Trade Center Command substation.

During a visit to New York City today, Secretary Napolitano met with NYPD Commissioner Raymond Kelly and members of the New York City Police Department to thank them for their service and ongoing partnership with DHS in support of our shared goal of mitigating threats and increasing response capabilities. She expressed her gratitude for the strong support of the law enforcement, firefighters, and other first responders who are essential partners in the ensuring a safe, secure and resilient homeland.


Secretary Napolitano signs the precinct log book during her visit to the NYPD World Trade Center Command substation.


NYPD Chief of Counterterrorism James Waters, Secretary Napolitano, and Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly at the World Trade Center Command substation.

During her tenure, Secretary Napolitano has made it a priority to provide states, cities, and communities with the tools, training, and resources they need, as well as supporting stronger information sharing through state and major urban area fusion centers.

For more information on Secretary Napolitano’s visit to New York City, visit here

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