New York City Violence

Problem

Violent incidents, including series of random slashing has many c0ommuters on edge. Recent victims include cops shot, a grandmother slashed on the subway, a man stabbed in broad daylight in the East Village... etc.

In the coming weeks, New Yorkers are seeing extra uniformed officers at subway stations and strategic locations across the city.

De Blasio makes speech as 2 cops are shot nearby in Bronx http://nydn.us/23MzpaE

Woman Stabbed With 'Needle' On New York Subway http://news.sky.com/story/1636657/woman-stabbed-with-needle-on-new-york-...

Subway Slashings Are Up But There's No Slashing Trend, Officials Insist http://bit.ly/1PSDcsn

Spate Of Random Slashings Unnerves New Yorkers http://news.sky.com/story/1631725/spate-of-random-slashings-unnerves-new...