Suspect in New Year’s Eve Attack on Police Is Charged With Federal Crimes

Trevor Bickford was already facing state charges stemming from an assault on three New York City officers near Times Square. NYTimes New Year’s Eve Benjamin Weiser and Ed Shanahan Original Source: NY Times >>

Times Square Suspect Wanted to ‘Carry Out Jihad,’ Prosecutors Say

Trevor Bickford on New Year’s Eve attacked three police officers because he considered government agents and men of military age legitimate targets, authorities said. NYTimes New Year’s Eve Jonah E. Bromwich and Mihir Zaveri Original Source: NY Times >>

Islamic Extremism Drove Suspect in Times Square Attack, Official Says

Trevor Bickford, a 19-year-old from Maine, had recently become radicalized and traveled to New York to attack the police, according to a law enforcement official. NYTimes New Year’s Eve Andy Newman and Mihir Zaveri Original Source: NY Times >>