How Vulnerable is Times Square to Attack?

R.P. Eddy is considered to be among the most authoritative voices on national security in the country. He previously served as the director of Counterterrorism at the National Security Council during the Clinton administration and chief of staff for former U.S. Ambassador Richard Holbrooke. In the wake of the September 11 attacks, Eddy went on to help establish the NYPD's new counter-terror initiatives.

In an exclusive interview with WNYC, Eddy discusses the NYPD's increasingly sophisticated capabilities to protect New York, in light of its continued status as a prime terrorist target.