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FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police Seek Attacker Who Seriously Injured Off-Duty NYPD Officer

The NYPD told CBS 2 the officer was waiting for a southbound No. 6 train at 23rd Street and Park Avenue when the incident happened.

07/12/2014

Saint Albans, Queens Officer Struck

Wake Held For Off-Duty Officer Killed In Motorcycle Accident

Officer Curtis Johnson was off-duty when he was riding his motorcycle Monday on 158th Street and Linden Boulevard in Saint Albans, Queens.

06/06/2014

Saint Albans, Queens Officer Struck

Off-Duty NYPD Officer Dead After Being Struck On His Motorcycle In Queens

An off-duty NYPD officer was pronounced dead Monday evening, after he was struck by a car while riding his motorcycle in Jamaica, Queens, police confirmed to CBS 2.

06/02/2014

FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Off-Duty NYPD Officer Accused Of DWI, Reportedly After Queens Crash

An NYPD officer was arrested and charged with driving drunk early Saturday, reportedly after a crash in Queens.

03/22/2014

FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Off-Duty NYPD Officer Accused Of Punching Man In The Bronx

An NYPD officer was arrested this past weekend, on allegations that he punched a man during a pickup football game in the Bronx.

03/10/2014

Off-Duty Officer Halts Subway Suspect

Caught On Tape: Armed Off-Duty Officer Catches Alleged Subway Harasser

A shocking scene unfolded on a subway train in Far Rockaway, Queens, this week, when a man whipped out a gun and forced another man to the ground – all to help a woman in trouble.

01/30/2014

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Reports: British Army Rubgy Players Accused Of Assaulting Off-Duty Cop

Six British Army rugby players were charged late last week with attacking an off-duty NYPD officer following a bar fight in Murray Hill, according to published reports.

09/01/2013

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Off-Duty Cop Charged With Drunk Driving

Off-duty NYPD officer Kelly Hughes, 24, was arrested around 9:30 a.m.

06/10/2013

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Officials: Carjacking Suspect Shot While Trying To Steal Car From Off-Duty Newark Cop

Authorities say the off-duty officer was sitting in his personal car on Avenue A when two men walked up to him Saturday morning and tried to carjack him.

12/10/2011

Off-duty NYPD Officer Ernest Rodrigz remains in critical condition at St. Barnabas Hospital after an alleged assault on July 9. (Credit: CBS 2)

Off-Duty NYPD Cop In Critical Condition After Alleged Assault In The Bronx

A New York City police officer is fighting for his life after being punched by a man who claimed to be acting as a Good Samaritan.

07/09/2011

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Suspect Shot By Off-Duty Officer In Stable Condition

The man was in stable condition. The officers were not seriously injured and five people are in custody.

07/08/2011

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L.I. Man Faces Charges In Crash With Off-Duty Police Officer

Police said Francisco Tomas of Riverhead was driving on Middle Country Road in Ridge when he struck the other car. The officer was in stable condition following the accident.

05/31/2011

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Off-Duty Newark Officer Shoots Robbery Suspect

An off-duty Newark police officer has shot a man who allegedly tried to rob him at gunpoint.

12/20/2010

Winston Cox

Hair, Hair! Off-Duty NYPD Cop Praised In Salon Heist

A New York Police Department officer was off duty and getting her hair done when an armed bandit came in and announced a holdup. Police say she coolly drew her own pistol and exchanged fire.

10/25/2010

Winston Cox

NYPD Top Cop Praises Officer In Salon Robbery Attempt

The suspect, named as Winston Cox, tried robbing a beauty salon where an off-duty police officer was getting her hair done, police said.

10/24/2010