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New Year's Eve in New York City Thick With Security

CNN reports that about 6,000 police officers will fan out around Times Square for the annual New Year's Eve celebration there, Police Commissioner Bill Bratton said.

"We are not aware of any threat at this time that we deem credible," he said.

Fox 40 has also received reports of body scans and bag checks used for those entering Times Square for the big ball drop entering into 2016.

In Europe and other parts of the world, security has been beefed up on this New Year's Eve as well