Tri-state airports ramp up security after terror attack in Turkey

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey says officers armed with tactical weapons are patrolling JFK , La Guardia and Newark airports.

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey says officers armed with tactical weapons are patrolling JFK , La Guardia and Newark airports. (6/29/16)

NORWALK - Travelers in the tri-state area can expect to see beefed up security at airports today after a terror attack in Turkey.

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey says officers armed with tactical weapons are patrolling JFK , La Guardia and Newark airports.

They say they will continue to monitor the situation in Turkey alongside federal and local officials, including the FBI Joint Terrorism Task Force.

More on this topic

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

State police trying to identify both pedestrian, driver 1 Police: Person fatally struck by car on I-95 in Greenwich
State police trying to identify both pedestrian, driver 2 Police trying to identify pedestrian, driver in deadly I-95 accident
Police say the suspect went into a Chase 3 Police seek man suspected of robbing Greenwich businesses
Workers from New York headed to Stamford Tuesday 4 Striking Charter Communications workers protest in Stamford
Jury selection begins in wrongful death lawsuit in 5 Jury selection begins in Stamford fire lawsuit

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE