Are you planning a trip to New York City for New Year’s Eve? If you are, then you should be aware of the virtual work stoppage being staged by the Police Department.

NYPD vehicle (Elsa/Getty Images)

According to the New York Post, arrests have plummeted 66 per cent and traffic tickets and summonses have dropped off  94 per cent following the execution of officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu.

Things are so bad that Mayor DeBlasio and Police Commissioner Bill Bratton plan to hold an emergency summit today with the heads of 5 police unions.

With all the difficulties going on in New York City, would you still want to travel there for New Year's Eve?

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