Law and Order was filming at the exterior of The Park Central Hotel on August 9, 2022 in the hot summer heat that reached 94 at the time of these shots. The area is bustling with midtown executives, administrative support staff, construction, electricians, plumbers for the area and tourists on any given weekday. This Tuesday in a hot, hot August was no different.
The perp walk to the police vehicle or the altercation at the black SUV made throngs of tourists in town to see the sights of Central Park light up not only their faces, but their phones back to home wherever that may have been. These tourists were reporting live from their own New York Moments that the Law and Order series was happening right before them.
Below is a bit of that sight seeing: