FORT HAMILTON, New York --Army Sgt. Marisa Santiago a survey team member assigned to the New York National Guards 24th Civil Support Team dons her protective suit to conduct a training exercise at Fort Hamilton Brooklyn New York on March 11 2021 to test team members capabilities. National Guard Civil Support Teams are trained to detect chemical biological radiological nuclear and high explosive materials and report on potential threats to civil authorities. The 324th Civil Support Team based at Fort Hamilton is one of two in the New York National Guard and focuses on the New York City metropolitan area.
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Nationalguard.mil -- Tue, 26 Oct 2021 New York Guard hosts biological, chemical dispersal drill NEW YORK The New York National Guard's 24th Civil Support Team is hosting 124 counterparts from 19 other states in New York City this week to support a homeland security exercise focused... (more)
WRGB -- Mon, 25 Oct 2021 Schenectady police mourn loss of decorated patrolman, veteran SCHENECTADY, NY (WRGB) Chief Eric S. Clifford announced Monday the sudden passing of Patrolman Corey Shields, a veteran officer of the Schenectady Police Department. Patrolman Shields has... (more)
WIVB -- Sat, 23 Oct 2021 Youngstowns Best Warrior Competition kicks off (video) YOUNGSTOWN, N.Y. (WIVB) Friday kicked off the annual Best Warrior Competition in Youngstown. 15 national guard soldiers from across the state are competing in a three-day test of knowledge,... (more)