Purpose

2:30 PM:  Senate Majority Leader Malcolm A. Smith joined by Senator Eric Schneiderman will meet with members of the Joint Terrorism Task Force in response to the attempted bombing of the Riverdale Jewish Center. 
 
Participants include:
NYPD:
Deputy Commissioner Richard A. Falkenrath-NYPD Counter Terrorism Bureau
Assistant Chief James R. Waters-NYPD Counter Terrorism Bureau
Deputy Chief James R. Shea, Commanding Officer, NYPD Joint Terrorism Task Force
 
FBI:
Gregory Fowler-Special Agent in Charge of Counterterrorism Division, New York Office
 
New York State Police:
Colonel Thomas M. Fresenius-Assistant Deputy Superintendent, Office of Counter Terrorism
 
New York Jewish Community Relations Council:
Sally Goodgold, Chair, JCRC Commission on Jewish Center
David Pollack, Deputy Director, JCRC
 
Location: Room 328
                 Capitol
 
*NOTE: A brief media availability will be held after the meeting at approximately 2:45 outside of room 328.
 
3:00 PM:  The Senate is in session. Watch live at http://nysenate.gov
 
*NOTE: A resolution commending members of the Joint Terrorism Task Force will take place at 3:00 PM in the Senate Chamber.