The city’s signature parade are going to be control below tight security following the attacks in Paris on thirteen November.
But officers have urged residents and tourists to attend, language there aren’t any credible threats.
Around fifty million folks worldwide are expected to look at the televised event, currently in its 89th year.
“I encourage folks to return out. This can be how to beat back on events round the world that are meant to intimidate,” commissioner William Bratton told a conference.
But the NY Police Department is ramping up security by having around two hundred officers from a brand new counter-terrorism unit on patrol, officers same.
The city’s politician, Bill de Blasio, aforesaid the local department had been “fine-tuning” its response to a attainable terrorist act – however told individuals to not concede to “psychological warfare”.
“I assume individuals area unit returning here from everywhere town, everywhere the metropolitan region, everywhere the country to be a vicinity of this parade,” he said.
“We cannot let the terrorists succeed at warfare. They are doing what they are doing to undertake and make concern, to undertake and alter us.”