Recent Messages

11/27/2015 2:55:10 AM
Notify NYC - Road Closure - Unplanned
Notification issued 11/27/15 at 2:55 AM. Due to a vehicle collision all eastbound lanes of the Grand Central Parkway at 31st Street in Queens are closed. Consider alternate routes and allow for additional travel time.

11/27/2015 2:02:15 AM
Notify NYC - Silver Alert
Silver Alert issued 11/27/15 at 2:02 AM. NYPD has issued a Silver Alert in regards to the disappearance of Rosa Gonzalez, a 64-year-old Hispanic female suffering from Alzheimerrsquo;s, from the area of 97th Avenue and 87th Street in Queens. Ms. Gonzalez is described as being 5rsquo;0rdquo; and 145 lbs, with brown hair and brown eyes. She was last seen on Wednesday, 11/25, at approximately 6:00 PM in the area of 42nd Street and 8th Avenue in Manhattan. Ms. Gonzalez was wearing a long black coat, a grey knit cap and a pink sweater. A photo of the missing is available at If you see Rosa Gonzalez, please call 9-1-1.

11/25/2015 6:03:05 PM
Notify NYC - Notification
Notification issued 11/25/15 at 6:00 PM. Due to police activity, expect a heightened presence of emergency personnel, emergency vehicles, and traffic delays in the area of West 42nd Street and 8th Avenue in Manhattan.

11/25/2015 3:03:12 AM
Notify NYC - NYS Missing Vulnerable Adult
Alert issued 11/25/15 at 3:03 AM. The NYS Division of Criminal Justice Services has issued a Missing Vulnerable Adult Alert for Harriet Kozin, an 88-year-old White female from the area of Merrick Avenue in East Meadow, New York. Ms. Kozin is described as 5'02" and 140 lbs, with brown hair and hazel eyes. She suffers from early onset dementia and may be in need of medical attention. She was last seen at Merrick Avenue at approximately 12:30 PM on 11/24 wearing a blue winter coat. Ms. Kozin was last seen driving a 2011 gray Toyota Camry, with New York license plate YDP-601. A photo of the missing is available at If you see Harriet Kozin, please call Nassau County Police Department 1st Precinct at 516-573-7347 or call 9-1-1.

11/25/2015 2:31:07 AM
Notify NYC - Fire
Notification issued 11/25/15 at 2:30 AM. Emergency personnel are on the scene of a three alarm fire located at Saint Nicholas Avenue and West 148th Street in Manhattan. 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.

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