Gunman

Armed policeman are seen outside Lindt Cafe on Philip St, Martin Place on December 15, 2014 in Sydney, Australia.  Police attend a hostage situation at Lindt Cafe in Martin Place.  (Photo by Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)

Hostage Situation Erupts In Sydney, Australia Cafe

Police quickly closed off streets in the area and offices were evacuated.

12/14/2014

Queens Bowling Alley Shooting

Police Search For Gunman Who Shot, Wounded Man In Queens Bowling Alley

Police on Monday were asking the public to help them find a suspect in a shooting that left a man wounded in a Queens bowling alley this past weekend.

05/19/2014

Scene outside police-involved shooting in Astoria, Queens (Credit: CBS 2)

Police Fatally Shoot Man Who Allegedly Killed Daughter, Pointed Gun At Cops

Police say a uniformed NYPD officer shot and killed an 86-year-old man after he refused to drop his gun.

04/12/2014

Heavily armed police arrive at Yale University on Nov. 25, 2013. (credit: Lou Young/CBS 2)

Police Review Surveillance Images In Suspected Gunman Hoax At Yale

Police on Tuesday said they have secured images from a surveillance camera of a suspect who made a call claiming an armed man was about to storm Yale University.

11/26/2013

911 phone (credit: clipart.com)

New Safety Hotline Coming To Suffolk County Schools

A new safety system will soon be available to schools and colleges in Suffolk County, so they can establish immediate contact with police if a person with a gun enters the building.

08/31/2013

Photo Of Crime Scene Tape (John Li/Getty Images)

Girl, 10, Shot While Walking Dog In Far Rockaway

A 10-year-old girl was grazed by a bullet early Saturday as she walked her dog in the Far Rockaway section of Queens.

08/03/2013

Bronx Shooting Victim Returns Home

Teen Arrested In Stray Bullet Wounding Of 9-Year-Old Bronx Girl

Billie James, 17, has been charged with attempted murder, assault, reckless endangerment and criminal possession of a weapon in Friday’s incident, police said.

06/17/2013

Bronx Shooting Victim Returns Home

9-Year-Old Girl Home From Hospital 2 Days After Being Hit By Bullet

A 9-year-old girl was out of the hospital Sunday night – two days after becoming the latest child victim of gun violence in the city.

06/16/2013

School Gunman Training

Suffolk County Police Train For Threat Of A Gunman In School

Suffolk County police on Saturday launched a training exercise simulating a gunman opening fire in a school.

02/23/2013

Darius Robinson (credit: Personal Photo via Al Jones, 1010 WINS)

Another Suspect Charged In Teen’s Murder At Brooklyn Barbecue

Another suspect has been charged in the shooting that left a 17-year-old boy dead at a barbecue in Crown Heights, Brooklyn last summer.

01/23/2013

Shooter Training Video

NYPD Releases Recommendations For Dealing With A Gunman

The NYPD is trying to make sure a massacre like the one at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., does not happen again.

12/22/2012

Adam Lanza seen in 2005 at the age of 13. (Credit: CBS News)

Autism Rights Group: Asperger’s Does Not Explain Newtown School Massacre

An autism rights group this weekend urged people not to stigmatize those with the disorder in the wake of revelations that Newtown, Conn., elementary school gunman had Asperger’s syndrome.

12/16/2012

Adam Lanza seen in 2005 at the age of 13. (Credit: CBS News)

Investigators Probe For Insight Into Newtown Gunman’s Mind

Along with the arduous task of going over crime scenes, police Saturday morning were trying to gain insight into the killer.

12/15/2012

Generic Handgun File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Judge Awards $5.9M To Officer On Permanent Disability After Shooting

A judge recently awarded the money to Joshua Hahn and his wife after Billy Heisler — who was convicted last month on attempted murder and weapons charges — failed to respond to the suit.

02/12/2012

One of the victims of a Westbury Long Island armed robbery. (Credit:CBS2)

Gunman Follows Women Home In Shocking Mid-Day Robbery On Long Island

Police in Long Island are hunting for a gunman who followed three women to their Westbury, Long Island home in the middle of the day and then robbed them.

01/11/2012

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