Category Archives: Guns

NYT covers the violence in The Battery

May 29, 2017- The NYT published an extensive article on the criminals and companies that employ

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Man slashed at Fulton Street subway station

June 2, 2017- A 29-year-old man was slashed by a black male yesterday at the Fulton Street subway station in broad daylight at 2:25 PM. The criminal got away (because the security inside subways stations is a joke).

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NYPD points finger at two boat tour companies for hiring the violent felons in The Battery

May 3, 2017- by Steven Greer In the wake of the serious shooting of an innocent bystander near The Battery, which was caused by a

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BPC schools and leaders upset that NYPD failed to alert them about a nearby shooting

May 3, 2017- DNAinfo reports, “The city’s Office of Emergency Management will hold an interagency meeting with the police department and the Department of Education to review protocol around

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Convicted murderer hired by ferry boat company to sell bogus tickets arrested for shooting in The Battery

Update April 28, 2017- The NYPD caught the shooter. He is a convicted murderer and was one of the people

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Gruesome murder of Church Street Iranian jeweler

Update February 28, 2017- This has now been ruled a homicide. “Omid Gholian, 43, was found

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Boston-like pressure cooker terrorist bombs blast West Village

September 18, 2016- The mainstream media, which takes its talking points from The White House,

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Major Crime in New York City Parks Up 23%

August 8, WSJ, “Major crime, including murders and rapes, has picked up in parks even as it declines overall in New York City.

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Dear President Obama: Is it an existential threat yet?

Update July 15, 2016- In Paris during a Bastille Day celebration, more than 80 innocent children,

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The U.S. needs to overhaul Homeland Security and the DOJ

Update June 18, 2016-I told you so. In my essay, below, I made controversial statement that President

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What you need to know about ISIS

Update November 19, 2015- More than a year ago, BatteryPark.TV first warned that ISIS was a threat.

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Wall Street banker found dead with throat cut just south of WTC

November 19, 2014- Near BPC, on the south side of the WTC complex, a 41-year-old Managing Director at Citigroup,

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Do the data support Mayor Bloomberg’s public health and safety legacy?

February 6, 2013 By Steven E. Greer, MD More than reform of the public school system or racial harmony, Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s legacy will undoubtedly be his innovative and controversial measures to deal with public health and safety issues. His … Continue reading

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Armed robbery of jewelry store in Tribeca

December 18, 2013- WABC reports, “There is chilling surveillance video of a jewelry heist in Manhattan. The video shows two men forcing their way into the back of a jewelry store on Nassau Street in TriBeCa on Saturday. A worker … Continue reading

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What I recall about last year and the Newtown shootings

December 14, 2013- By Steven E. Greer, MD What I recall about last year and the Newtown shootings was how it came at the height of the Hurricane Sandy devastation. Two days prior, the biggest rock concert of its kind, … Continue reading

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Gunman Kills 20 Schoolchildren in Connecticut

Speak up. Post your comments on gun violence Please show the world what Downtown New York thinks should be done about mass murders with guns. Post your comments below. New York Times By JOSEPH GOLDSTEIN and WILLIAM K. RASHBAUM  December … Continue reading

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Now, your fancy coat and belt will get you mugged and shot

November 12, 2013- BatteryPark.TV previously reported on the dangers of carrying one’s iPhone in public. The NY Post is reporting that fashion designer coats and belts are now also the target of gun-wielding thieves, “The $680 Marmot coat that sparked … Continue reading

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Is the security in your doorman building or local school adequate?

http://youtu.be/3BS5vE4ISkk December 18, 2012 By Steven E. Greer, MD Across the city today, schools have held town hall meetings to discuss their security plans with parents in the wake of the Newtown massacre. In many cases, schools have open doors … Continue reading

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The Connecticut shooter was influenced by violent video games

December 16, 2012 By Steven E. Greer, MD Adam Lanza watched violent mass murder video games (I assume this story is accurate, which is a big assumption given all of the incorrect reporting on this story.). I bought a PlayStation … Continue reading

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CBS’s Nora O’Donnell busts Rahm Emanuel on gun hypocrisy

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