They do not reject Good Guys with Guns.
“The NYPD has deployed counterterrorism teams to media organizations in and around New York City. These deployments are not based on specific threat information, but rather out of an abundance of caution until we learn more about the suspect and motives behind the Maryland shooting,” said John Miller, Deputy Commissioner for Counterterrorism and Intelligence at the NYPD. “It has become a standard practice to shift resources strategically during active shooter or terrorist events.”
And yes, they did not request (allegedly) the police presence, but allow me to remind you that this is the same city whose Mayor no long ago announced that they would be removing all NYPD officers protecting the schools.
You gotta give it to the Democrats: Screw the kids & protect the Propaganda Corps.
Hat Tip to Brother Chuck B.