Officer Curtis Johnson was off-duty when he was riding his motorcycle Monday on 158th Street and Linden Boulevard in Saint Albans, 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.
Sources told CBS 2’s Jessica Schneider that a taxi driver, who has several violations on his license, was pulled over by Mount Vernon police when he suddenly drove off and struck a police officer in the process.
Kenny Ortiz, 31, was arrested Friday, police said. Ortiz faces attempted murder, assault, resisting arrest and reckless driving charges, among others.
The NYPD has released a sketch of a man wanted for striking a police officer with an all-terrain vehicle in Brooklyn.
A man was shot and wounded by police in Brooklyn Saturday morning, after he allegedly struck an officer with a cane.
Police were searching Sunday evening for a hit-and-run driver who slammed into an officer in Queens.
A New York City police officer on a motorcycle was injured when he was struck by a car on the Upper East Side.
A police officer in Nassau County was struck and wounded by a man fleeing a traffic stop Friday night, according to a published report.
Police said the 57-year-old officer was conducting speed checks on the Nassau Expressway in Lawrence around 11:30 a.m. Tuesday when he was hit by an Audi.
The accident happened on the Nassau Expressway around 11:30 Tuesday morning, police said. Det. Michael Bitsko described the collision as a hard impact.