Sen. Charles Schumer Calls For Federal Review Of World Trade Center Security


schumerSen. Charles Schumer is asking federal officials to review security at the World Trade Center site after authorities said a series of daredevils sneaked into its signature skyscraper.

Schumer, D-N.Y., said Sunday he wants the Department of Homeland Security to test surveillance equipment at the site, survey the perimeter for possible points of illegal entry and check how security guards are performing.

“We want DHS to look at all of it because given these breaches, our confidence is a little shaky,” Schumer told reporters, including 1010 WINS’ Roger Stern and WCBS 880′s Monica Miller, at the World Trade Center site.

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey owns the site.

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