New 9/11 Photos Released

Aerial police photos provide dramatic new angles of the destruction
By Kevin Spak,  Newser Staff
Posted Feb 10, 2010 11:50 AM CST
New 9/11 Photos Released
In this Sept. 11, 2001, photo made by the New York City Police Department, smoke and ash engulf the general area of the World Trade Center.   (AP Photo/NYPD, via ABC News, Det. Greg Semendinger)

New York police have released thousands of aerial photographs taken on Sept. 11, 2001, providing a dramatic new view of the destruction of the World Trade Center. ABC News obtained the pictures with a Freedom of Information Act request filed last year. So far, the network's posted only 12 online, but it received 2,779 on nine CDs. (More ABC News stories.)

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