New Year's Eve security in NYC to be tightest ever

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New York City is planning to have the most security ever for the annual New Year's Eve celebration in Times Square.

Police said this year they would send more rooftop observation teams and counter-snipers into more buildings, the New York Times reported.
Authorities will be patrolling hotels in the days prior to New Year's Eve.
The NYPD is also attaching reflective markers on the outsides of buildings, so in the event of an attack, officers can more quickly locate shooters.
The police will also deploy explosive-detecting dogs.
Sand trucks and blocker vehicles will be positioned to stop cars or truck attacks.

New York usually deploys around 5,000 police officers for New Year's celebrations, but this year, the numbers would be higher, police said.

RUNDOWN SHOWS:
1. NYPD counter sniper team on a rooftop building
2. Reflective markers will be attached on the outsides of buildings
3. Vapor-wake dog smelling for explosives
4. Sand trucks and blocker vehicles will be deployed to stop car or truck attacks

VOICEOVER (in English):
"New York is planning to have the most security ever for the annual New Year's Eve celebration in Times Square. Police said they will be sending more rooftop observation teams and counter-snipers into more buildings."

"The NYPD is also attaching reflective markers on the outsides of buildings, so in the event of an attack, officers can more quickly locate shooters."
"The police will also deploy vapor-wake dogs, Labrador retrievers that can smell explosives in the air that trails behind people as they walk."

"Sand trucks and blocker vehicles will be positioned to stop cars or truck attacks."

SOURCES: New York Times, ABC 7
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/12/28/nyregion/times-square-new-years-eve-security.html
http://abc7ny.com/city-lays-out-heavy-security-plans-for-new-years-eve-/2834200/