Sunday, May 5, 2013

NYPD Emergency Services Officers Rescue Man Threatening To Jump From The Brooklyn Bridge

Published on May 4, 2013
Officers from the New York City Police Department's Emergency Services Unit rescue a despondent man who was threatening to jump from the Manhattan Tower of the Brooklyn Bridge.

Here is one more example of courage and bravery exhibited by New York City Officers on a regular basis. Seven of New York City's finest climbed the Manhattan Tower of the Brooklyn Bridge and safely brought down a despondent man.

Police try and calm man atop the Brooklyn Bridge.
Photo William Farrington

Man attempts to jump off the Brooklyn Bridge tower before police climb up to join him and talk him down
Man scales the 276ft tower on the bridge
NYPD Emergency team of six try and coax him back down
Cars and pedestrians stopped from crossing the span as negotiations begin
>Whole drama captured with pictures from people in the crowd and nearby buildingsbr /> By JAMES DANIEL
Daily Mail (UK)
PUBLISHED: 18:21 EST, 4 May 2013 | UPDATED: 20:25 EST, 4 May 2013
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Safe! Cops have man who climbed Brooklyn Bridge, shutting down span
New York Post
Last Updated: 10:33 PM, May 4, 2013
Posted: 3:58 PM, May 4, 2013

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