Life In Prison For Gunman Who Killed Man, Wounded OfficerThe gunman who first killed a man, and then wounded a police officer while trying to evade capture, was sentenced to life in prison without parole Tuesday.
Gunman Convicted Of Shooting, Wounding Police Officer In BrooklynA gunman has been found guilty of attempted murder, in a shooting that severely wounded an NYPD officer in Brooklyn last year.
NYPD Sergeant Returns To Complex Where He Was Shot, Arrests Robbery SuspectsA police sergeant who was shot in the head in Brooklyn last year returned Tuesday to the housing complex where the incident happened, where he and another officer arrested two suspected robbers in an unrelated case.
2 NYPD Officers Shot In The Line Of Duty PromotedAmong those who moved up in rank were Detective Kevin Herlihy and Officer Kevin Brennan. Herlihy was hurt in a gun fight with a suspect at a Harlem subway station last week; Brennan was shot in the head at point-blank range in Brooklyn last month.
Officer Wounded In Brooklyn Shooting Released From Hospital, Welcomed Home By Giants' Justin TuckOfficer Kevin Brennan was all smiles as hundreds of uniformed officers gave him a hero's send-off from Bellevue Hospital. He also got a very special visitor as he returned home to Long Island.
Prosecutor Calls Suspect In NYPD Cop Shooting 'Evil'Prosecutor Lewis Liberman called the shooting of officer Kevin Brennan an "evil act by an evil individual" and said it was "an assassination attempt."
Brooklyn Suspect In NYPD Cop Shooting Charged With Attempted MurderOfficer Kevin Brennan is in critical but stable condition and doctors say he's expected to make a full recovery. Meanwhile, the suspect, Luis Ortiz, has been charged with the attempted murder of a police officer.
NYPD Officer In Critical Condition After Being Shot In Brooklyn; Alleged Gunman In CustodyMayor Michael Bloomberg said Officer Kevin Brennan was shot at the Bushwick House, which is a housing project. The alleged gunman, who officials named as Louis "Baby" Ortiz, is also wanted in connection with a homicide earlier this month, Bloomberg said.