Police say a uniformed NYPD officer shot and killed an 86-year-old man after he refused to drop his gun.
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.
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.
A 10-year-old girl was grazed by a bullet early Saturday as she walked her dog in the Far Rockaway section of Queens.
Billie James, 17, has been charged with attempted murder, assault, reckless endangerment and criminal possession of a weapon in Friday’s incident, police said.
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.
Suffolk County police on Saturday launched a training exercise simulating a gunman opening fire in a school.
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.
The NYPD is trying to make sure a massacre like the one at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., does not happen again.
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.
Along with the arduous task of going over crime scenes, police Saturday morning were trying to gain insight into the killer.
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.
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.
Police said the teenagers were approached by a man with a gun and shot near East 39th Street and Avenue J.
Police said four young men were walking back from a party in the Jamaica section of Queens when the gunman opened fire with a .40-caliber gun shortly after 4 a.m. Sunday.