Off-Duty

Officer Ronald Holmes

NYPD Officer Pleads Not Guilty In Drunken Wrong-Way Crash On Long Island

A veteran NYPD officer faced a judge on Long Island Tuesday, on accusations that he took a drunken wrong-way drive along a highway and crashed into five cars.

08/13/2013

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Nearly 4 Decades In Prison For Man Who Shot, Killed Newark Police Detective

A New Jersey man was sentenced Tuesday to 39 years in prison for shooting and killing an off-duty Newark police detective two years ago.

07/02/2013

Officer Joseph Koch (credit: NYPD)

Off-Duty Officer Hailed A Hero For Actions In Alleged Queens Domestic Dispute

A slew of friends, family and fellow officers made their way to Jamaica Hospital on Monday to visit Joseph Koch, the off-duty officer was shot and wounded in a reported attempt to stop an assault in Queens over the weekend.

06/17/2013

Officer Shot In Queens

Off-Duty NYPD Officer, 2 Others Shot In Queens

An off-duty NYPD officer and two civilians were shot Sunday night in Queens.

06/16/2013

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Off-Duty NYPD Officer Killed In L.I.E. Crash

An off-duty NYPD officer was killed early Monday in a crash on the Long Island Expressway.

03/25/2013

Newark Police Shooting

Off-Duty Newark Police Officer Shoots, Kills Robber

An off-duty Newark police officer shot and killed a robber at the store where he was working as a security guard Sunday afternoon.

03/10/2013

NYPD Cruiser (file / credit: D Dipasupil/Getty Images)

NYPD Officer Charged With DWI

An off-duty New York City police officer was arrested this weekend and charged with driving under the influence.

03/10/2013

NYPD Car  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Off-Duty Cop Charged With DWI In Queens

An off-duty New York City police officer was arrested Wednesday and charged with driving while intoxicated and fleeing an accident in Queens.

01/02/2013

Breathalyzer (file / via Wikipedia)

Off-Duty NYPD Officer Arrested, Charged With Driving Drunk

An off-duty New York City police officer has been charged with driving drunk after fleeing an accident.

CBS New York–10/13/2012

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NYPD: Off-Duty Cop Subdues Intoxicated Passenger On JetBlue Flight

The NYPD says Anibal Mercado intervened after 22-year-old Antonio Ynoa of Brooklyn punched a flight attendant in the face Sunday on JetBlue Flight 832 from the Dominican Republic to John F. Kennedy International Airport.

11/27/2011

New York City Taxi (file / credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Taxi And Limousine Commission Considers Change To Cab Roof Lights

Two lights are on the roof of every yellow taxi in the Big Apple. Some passengers, especially visitors, have complained about this set-up, and repeatedly try to hail unavailable cabs.

10/12/2011

Emergency Room (credit: CBS 2)

Reward Offered In Shooting Of Off-Duty N.J. Corrections Officer

Acting County Prosecutor Carolyn Murray says 32-year-old Debora Ferreira of Irvington was shot on Halsey Street in downtown Newark.

07/31/2011

Generic Handgun File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Man Won’t Face Charges After Shooting At Robbers With Injured Cop’s Gun

Police said the wounded officer was shot in the shoulder when four men tried to rob the business. The officer worked for the Triborough Bridge and Tunnel Authority. He was hospitalized in stable condition.

04/19/2011

Police Investigate Brooklyn Shootout (credit: CBS 2)

Two Suspects Face Attempted Murder Charges In Shootout With Off-Duty Cop

Investigators said Officer Anthony Pressley was already inside the auto repair shop waiting for his car to be fixed when armed men walked in.

04/18/2011