As Mayor of New York City, Mike's focus has remained squarely on keeping New Yorkers safe and preventing another terrorist attack. Together with Police Commissioner Ray Kelly, Mayor Bloomberg has established a state-of-the-art counter-terrorism coordination center and has devoted over 1,000 of the NYPD's best officers to a wide range of counter-terrorism efforts.
Today, New York City's counter-terrorism programs are considered to be the best in the world.
Al Qaeda Urges Followers to Exploit Weak U.S. Gun Laws
Jun. 28, 2011 Mayors Against Illegal Guns
A bipartisan coalition of more than 600 American mayors today launched a television ad campaign urging Congress to immediately address gaps in U.S. gun laws that now allow terrorists and other criminals to easily buy firearms and explosives.