Police-Involved Shooting

Officers on the scene of a police-involved shooting in Brooklyn on Sept. 4, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Gun Battle Erupts As Man Opens Fire On Police Officers In Brooklyn

It began around 1 a.m. Friday on Madison Street in Bushwick when two plainclothes officers found a man shot in the arm, police said.

12 hours ago

A suspect was wounded and a bystander was killed when NYPD officers opened fire, following an undercover gun deal gone bad in Mount Vernon. (Credit: CBS2)

Bystander Dies After Being Shot By NYPD During Undercover Gun Buy In Mount Vernon

Two bullets struck Felix Kumi as he stood on Beekman Avenue.

08/29/2015

A suspect was wounded and a bystander was killed when NYPD officers opened fire, following an undercover gun deal gone bad in Mount Vernon. (Credit: CBS2)

Suspect, Bystander Struck By NYPD Gunfire In Mount Vernon

A suspect and a bystander were wounded Friday afternoon in a shooting involving NYPD officers in Mount Vernon Friday afternoon.

08/28/2015

Generic gun (credit: NYPD)

ACLU Calls For Release Of Officers’ Names In Shooting Of Trenton Teen

The civil rights organization sent a letter to state Attorney General John Hoffman on Wednesday saying the Aug. 7 shooting raises concerns about excessive use of force.

08/20/2015

A man with a knife was shot and wounded by two police officers in Orange, New Jersey after he allegedly lunged at one of the officers (Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Man Seriously Wounded, 2 Officers Injured In Police-Involved Shooting

Essex County prosecutors said the incident began around 9 a.m., when East Orange police responded to reports of a middle-aged man brandishing a weapon at a doughnut shop.

06/20/2015

Police continue to search for Arthur Whaley who has a possible gunshot wound to his arm. (NYPD)

One Arrested, One Still At Large After Police-Involved Shooting In Flatbush

Police continue to search for Arthur Whaley who may have a gunshot wound to his arm.

06/13/2015

A .40 caliiber Glock 23 was confiscated from the suspect. He was transported to the hospital for treatment and evaluation. (NYPD)

Man In Custody After Police-Involved Shooting In The Bronx

The officers returned fire, discharging a total of four rounds at the suspect.

06/13/2015

Officers responding to a domestic violence dispute shot and killed an armed suspect in the Bronx on June 10, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Armed Suspect Shot, Killed By Police In The Bronx

Officers responding to a call of domestic violence have shot and killed an armed suspect in the Bronx, police said.

06/10/2015

The scene after a man was shot and wounded by officers at 101st Street and First Avenue in East Harlem, on Tuesday, June 9. (Credit: via Twitter)

Police: Armed Man Shot, Wounded By Officers In East Harlem

Police shot and wounded a man they said was armed Tuesday night in East Harlem.

06/09/2015

Kevin Allen (Bergen County Prosecutor's Office)

Man Killed In Police-Involved Shooting At Lyndhurst, N.J. Library

The fatal shooting occurred on the top floor of the Lyndhurst Public Library at around 1:30 p.m. at 355 Valley Brook Ave., police said.

05/29/2015

Elvin Diaz (credit: Handout)

Prosecutor: Man Killed In Police-Involved Shooting In Hackensack

A Hackensack man has died after being shot by police Thursday, authorities said.

05/21/2015

NYPD releases side by side of surveillance image of hammer-wielding suspect and facial recognition software results (Credit: NYPD)

Hammer Attack Suspect Hit With 7 Assault Charges

David Baril, 30, was shot three times while attacking NYPD Officer Lauren O’Rourke with the claw side of the hammer, police said.

05/14/2015

Emergency responders render aid to the suspect shot by police on May 13, 2015. (credit: Kim Craig)

Hammer Attack Caught On CBS2 Exclusive Video; Suspect Shot By Police

Two officers recognized the suspect at 37th Street and 8th Avenue shortly before 10 a.m. and approached him, sources told CBS2.

05/13/2015

A person was shot by New Jersey State Police in Union on Tuesday, April 21. (Credit: CBS2)

AG: New Jersey State Police Fatally Shoot Carjacking Suspect Who Drove At Trooper

New Jersey State police shot and killed a man after he drove a stolen Jeep toward them, authorities said.

04/22/2015

A man was shot and wounded by police after he allegedly lunged at officers with knife and hand in Bushwick, Brooklyn on Wednesday, Jan. 7. (Credit: CBS2)

Police: Man Shot By Officer After Lunging With Knife In Bushwick, Brooklyn

A man was shot and wounded by police in Bushwick, Brooklyn Wednesday night, after he allegedly lunged with a knife at officers who had been called for a domestic dispute.

01/07/2015

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