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Police-Involved Shooting

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Suffolk County Officer Fatally Shoots Armed Man After Traffic Stop In Bay Shore

The incident occurred shortly after midnight when two officers pulled over a vehicle on Howells Road.

06/27/2014

Generic Police File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Suspect Hospitalized Following Police Involved Shooting In Wayne

Authorities are investigating a police involved shooting that took place in Wayne on Saturday morning.

05/24/2014

Police recovered this .22-caliber revolver from the scene after shooting a suspect in East Harlem on May 18, 2014. (credit: NYPD)

Suspect Dead Following Third Police-Involved Shooting Since Friday Afternoon

Officers were responding to reports of a stabbing inside of a Lefferts Gardens apartment when the shooting occurred.

05/18/2014

Police shot a 23-year-old man who they say pointed a gun at a lieutenant in the Fordham section of the Bronx on May 11, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Cops: Police Shoot Man In Bronx Who Pointed Gun At Lieutenant

The lieutenant and two other officers got out of their car and ordered a suspect to drop his weapon. That’s when, they say, the 23-year-old man turned and pointed the gun at the lieutenant.

05/11/2014

The scene of a police-involved shooting in Harlem on Jan. 8, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Police Shoot Suspect In Arm In Harlem

The incident happened at 125th Street and 12th Avenue just after 9 p.m. Wednesday.

01/09/2014

A man was shot and wounded by Nassau County police Sunday, after he allegedly rammed an officer with a car and broke his legs in Queens. (Credit: CBS 2)

Man Shot By Police After Allegedly Hitting Officer With Car

Two people, including a Nassau County police officer, were injured Sunday in a police-involved shooting in Queens.

01/05/2014

Paterson police cruiser (Photo: CBS 2)

Police Officer Shoots, Kills Suspect In Paterson, N.J.

A Paterson police officer was involved in a shooting early Saturday, marking the third such incident in recent days, according to a published report.

01/04/2014

Scene of police-involved shooting in Brooklyn. (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

NYPD: Police Involved Shooting Leaves Suspect Wounded In Brownsville

The incident happened at around 3 p.m. on Mother Gaston Boulevard, police said.

12/19/2013

The cane that was allegedly used to strike an NYPD officer in Brooklyn on Saturday. (Credit NYPD)

Man Shot By Police After Allegedly Hitting Officer With Cane

A man was shot and wounded by police in Brooklyn Saturday morning, after he allegedly struck an officer with a cane.

12/07/2013

Perth Amboy Police Shooting

Fatal Perth Amboy Police-Involved Shooting Under Investigation

Dixon Rodriguez died Tuesday afternoon just steps from his Hall Avenue home. Police shot and killed the 32-year-old man after he allegedly tried to attack them.

12/05/2013

Perth Amboy Police Shooting

Family Demands Answers After Police Shoot, Kill Man In Perth Amboy, N.J.

Police shot and killed a man in Perth Amboy, N.J. Wednesday afternoon, after he allegedly attacked an officer with a knife.

12/04/2013

Officers on the scene of a police-involved shooting in Brooklyn on Nov. 18, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Knife-Wielding Man Shot Dead By Officers In Brooklyn, Police Say

Police received a 911 call around 3 p.m., from a landlord reporting that a man had been acting strangely and threatening him with violence in a building on Hart Street in Brooklyn.

11/18/2013

Police investigate a shooting in the Norwood section of the Bronx. (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

2 Men In Custody Following Police-Involved Shooting In The Bronx

It all started at East 206th Street and Rochambeau Avenue around 5:30 a.m. when officers spotted one of the suspects with a gun.

10/25/2013

A police-involved shooting is investigated at a Deer Park apartment complex on Oct. 9, 2013. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Police: Officer Shoots Knife-Wielding Man In Deer Park

The shooting victim’s father called police saying his son was not taking his medication and was threatening him, said Suffolk County Police Lt. Jack Fitzpatrick.

10/09/2013

Dustin Grose speaks at rally calling on NYPD to change policy in dealing with emotionally disturbed people, Sept. 25, 2013. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Experts, Lawmakers Want Changes To NYPD Response To Emotionally Disturbed People

Activists have pushed for the NYPD to amend its policy and bring along specialized teams for calls involving emotionally disturbed people.

09/25/2013

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