Police-Involved Shooting

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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

Akai Gurley, man shot to death inside the stairwell of a Brooklyn housing complex by a rookie police officer. (credit: Exploretalent.com)

City Council Looks Into Lighting And Safety In Wake Of Akai Gurley Death

Exterior and interior lighting issues are expected to come up at the City Council hearing Tuesday morning.

12/16/2014

Akai Gurley's family gathers for his funeral on Dec. 6, 2014 (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Loved Ones Say Final Farewell To Akai Gurley, Man Shot Dead By Police

On Friday, loved ones solemnly carried Gurley’s casket into the Brown Memorial Baptist Church in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn, where his wake drew dozens of mourners.

12/06/2014

Rev. Al Sharpton calls for full investigation into fatal police shooting of Akai Gurley in Brooklyn (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Rally Calls For Probe Into Fatal Police Shooting Of Unarmed Man In Brooklyn

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton said it appears Officer Peter Liang shot 28-year-old Akai Gurley by accident as he and his girlfriend entered a pitch black stairwell.

11/22/2014

Newark Police vehicle (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Officials: Suspect In Critical Condition After Police-Involved Shooting In Newark

A Newark police officer shot a suspect who was struggling with other officers, authorities said.

11/21/2014

Police shot a man while responding to a burglary in Jamaica, Queens on Monday, Nov. 10. (Credit: CBS2)

Police Charge Queens Burglary Suspect Injured In Police-Involved Shooting

Police have charged a suspect who was injured in a police-involved shooting after they said he attacked two officers during a burglary in Queens.

11/11/2014

FILE -- A New York Police Department car. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Queens Burglary Suspect Injured In Police-Involved Shooting

The suspect was taken to Jamaica Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

11/10/2014

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Police: Mount Vernon Officers Shoot, Injure Man With Knife

Mount Vernon police described Anthony Smith, 31, as emotionally disturbed with a history of mental health issues.

10/25/2014

A hatchet-wielding man was shot and killed in a police-involved shooting in Jamaica, Queens. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Hatchet-Wielding Suspect Killed In Police-Involved Shooting In Queens

The incident occurred around 2 p.m. Thursday at Jamaica Avenue and 162nd Street in Jamaica.

10/23/2014

Police shot and killed a man who allegedly came at them with knives in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn on Friday, Oct. 3. (Credit: CBS 2)

Man Fatally Shot By Police May Have Been Involved In Similar Incident In May

Published reports suggest that Volchkin is the same man who was allegedly punched in the face a few months ago by the security guard of Kim Kardashian’s best friend after trying to attack him.

10/04/2014

Police shot and killed a man who allegedly stabbed a man who also died, in an apartment in Kensington, Brooklyn on Wednesday, Sept. 29. (Credit: CBS 2)

Officials: Stabbing Victim In Brooklyn Domestic Incident Died Of Accidental Police Gunshot

Authorities on Wednesday said police unintentionally shot and killed a man who was originally believed to have died of stab wounds in a domestic incident earlier this week in Kensington, Brooklyn.

10/01/2014

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