CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — There will be a visible show of law enforcement across the Tri-State area for the July Fourth holiday weekend amid recent terror attacks overseas and threats from ISIS and ISIS sympathizers.

From the rails to the waterways, from New York City to New Jersey and the surrounding suburbs, police are on high alert.

“Obviously, there’s a heightened alert,” said Monmouth County Sheriff Shaun Golden.

Though there have been no reports of specific threats, the terror attacks in Kuwait, France and Tunisia last week, a wave of attacks in Egypt on Wednesday and the demand by ISIS for attacks against the enemy during Ramadan, which ends July 17, have prompted extra caution.

Departments around the region are taking note, including the NYPD as it gears up for the annual Macy’s fireworks display on the East River.

“There’s going to be an excess of 6- to 7,000…

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