Recent Messages

8/26/2016 5:33:19 PM
Notify NYC - Fire
Notification issued 8/26/16 at 5:30 PM. Emergency personnel are on the scene of a junkyard fire located near Citi Field in Queens. Expect smoke, traffic delays, and a presence of emergency personnel and vehicles in the area. The NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene advises avoiding smoke exposure from structural fires by closing windows while indoors and reducing outdoor activity where smoke is present. People with heart or breathing conditions such as asthma may be more sensitive and should seek immediate medical attention if they experience a worsening of their condition, shortness of breath, or chest pains. To view this message in American Sign Language (ASL), Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, French, Haitian Creole, Italian, Korean, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Urdu, or Yiddish, please visit: http://on.nyc.gov/1kdbhe2.


8/26/2016 2:31:02 PM
Notify NYC - Amber Alert Cancellation
Notification issued 8/26/16 at 2:29 PM. The previously issued Amber Alert for Ava Byrne has been cancelled. To view this message in American Sign Language (ASL), Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, French, Haitian Creole, Italian, Korean, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Urdu, or Yiddish, please visit: http://on.nyc.gov/1m4YHiS.


8/26/2016 1:58:36 PM
Notify NYC - Amber Alert
Amber Alert issued 8/26/16 at 1:48 PM. An Amber Alert has been issued for the abduction of Ava Byrne, a 3-year-old white female from Nescopeck, Pennsylvania. The child may be in imminent danger. The suspect is believed to be headed to the New York City area. Child Description: 2'4" tall, 28lbs, with curly brown hair and brown eyes. Wearing a light pink shirt, with pink capri pants and dark pink shoes. Suspect Description: Robert Byrne, 5'9" tall, 215lbs, with black hair and brown eyes. Wearing black shorts with white stripes, a blue Star Wars t - shirt and black work boots. Last Seen: Nescopeck, PA at approximately 12:30 AM on Thursday, 8/26. Vehicle: Silver Hyundai Elantra bearing PA license plate HKB4681. Photo: http://bit.ly/2bUPLJL. If you see the child or suspect, call PA State Police at (717) 783 - 0960 or call 911. To view message in ASL, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, French, Haitian Creole, Italian, Korean, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Urdu, or Yiddish, visit: http://on.nyc.gov/1Ms


8/26/2016 10:40:02 AM
Notify NYC - NYC Cooling Centers Open
Notification issued on 8/26/16 at 10:40 AM. Due to continued high temperatures and heat indices, New York City cooling centers will be open today, 8/26. To find the nearest cooling center and hours of operation, call 311 or visit www.nyc.gov/beattheheat. For more info, visit http://www.weather.gov/nyc.


8/25/2016 8:38:45 PM
Notify NYC - Silver Alert
Silver Alert issued 8/25/16 at 8:35 PM. A Silver Alert has been issued for Bronislaw Najmanowicz, a 93-year-old white male from Diamond Street and Nassau Avenue in Brooklyn. Description: 5'7" tall, 150lbs, with gray hair. Photo: http://i.imgur.com/JW93vl9.jpg. If you see Mr. Najmanowicz, please call 9-1-1. To view this message in American Sign Language (ASL), Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, French, Haitian Creole, Italian, Korean, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Urdu, or Yiddish, please visit: http://on.nyc.gov/1ZlUYf1.


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