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New threat against Jewish group, NYPD says : Second call to the Manhattan group in two weeks, NYPD says It's the latest in rising number of anti-Semitic incidents in NYC

A bomb threat was phoned in Tuesday morning to the Anti-Defamation League's New York City headquarters, the Jewish organization's second such call in two weeks, the NYPD said.

The threat and other anti-Semitic incidents reported in the city so far this year are nearly triple the number in the same time period in 2016, according to NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill.

Whoever made the threat, which came in at about 10 a.m., electronically disguised his or her voice and "spoofed" the origi

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