Police-Involved Shooting

Hawa Bah, with her attorney Randolph McLaughlin speaks at a press conference announcing a lawsuit against New York City for the deadly police shooting of her son, Sept. 23, 2013. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Family Of Man Fatally Shot By Police Sues City

The lawsuit was filed Monday in Manhattan federal court. It seeks unspecified damages for the September 2012 killing of 28-year-old Mohamed Bah, shot in his Morningside Heights home.

09/23/2013

Police stand near the Port Authority Bus Terminal, where officers fired shots on Sept. 14, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Review Under Way After Bystanders Hit During Police-Involved Shooting Outside Port Authority

In a statement, the NYPD reiterated that officers are authorized to use deadly physical force when they reasonably believe they must do so to protect themselves or another person or persons present from imminent death or serious physical injury.

09/16/2013

Police stand near the Port Authority Bus Terminal, where officers fired shots on Sept. 14, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

2 Bystanders Struck As NYPD Cops Fire At Man Near Port Authority Bus Terminal

Some people have called for two officers to be suspended, after two bystanders were struck near the Port Authority Bus Terminal late Saturday by police gunfire intended a man officers believed was emotionally disturbed.

09/15/2013

Crime scene tape where officers shot and wounded machete-wielding suspect, Sept. 8, 2013. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Man Carrying 2 Machetes Shot, Wounded By Police In Brooklyn

Authorities have charged a suspect who was shot and wounded by police as he allegedly wielded two machetes in Brooklyn.

09/08/2013

Apartment building in the South Bronx where there was a police-involved shooting. (credit: Eileen Lehpamer/1010 WINS)

Bronx Stabbing Suspect Charged After Being Shot By Police

When the officers arrived at the apartment around 8:30 p.m., they saw a 37-year-old man stabbing a 35-year-old woman in the torso and legs.

08/25/2013

Gun Recovered By Police In Brooklyn

Teen Suspects Charged For Allegedly Trying To Steal Gun Being Held As Evidence

One of the suspects was hospitalized under police guard Saturday evening after being shot by a police officer.

08/25/2013

Gun Recovered By Police In Brooklyn

Police Shoot Suspect Who Allegedly Went For Gun Being Held As Evidence

A teenage boy was hospitalized under police guard Saturday evening, after being shot by a police officer when he allegedly tried to steal a gun from a van police were guarding.

08/24/2013

Ramarley Graham (credit: Image via CBS 2)

Grand Jury Will Not Re-Indict NYPD Officer Who Fatally Shot Bronx Teen

Officer Richard Haste fatally shot 18-year-old Ramarley Graham on Feb. 2, 2012 after chasing the teen into his own home during a drug investigation.

08/08/2013

Shaaliver Douse

14-Year-Old Dead Following Bronx Police-Involved Shooting

According to police, two officers on foot patrol heard gunfire in the area of Cortlandt Avenue and E. 151st Street in the Melrose section of the Bronx just after 3 a.m.

08/04/2013

Police-Involved Shooting In Newark (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Officials: Pursuit Of Stolen Vehicle Ends With Police-Involved Shooting In Newark

The hunt is on for two men following a police-pursuit and shooting in Newark this morning.

07/19/2013

Police-Involved Shooting In Belleville (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Fatal Police-Involved Shooting Under Investigation In Belleville

Dante Cespedes, 40, was shot and killed by police around 2 a.m. at his Lake Street home, according to the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office.

07/09/2013

Shirley Police Shooting

Gun-Wielding Man Shot Dead By Police In Suffolk County

Suffolk County police returned fire and killed a man who allegedly began shooting at officers in Shirley overnight.

06/29/2013

Police-Involved Shooting In East New York (credit: CBS 2)

NYPD: Robbery Suspect Killed In Police-Involved Shooting In East New York

A livery cab driver flagged down two police officers on routine patrol in the area and alerted them to a gunpoint robbery in progress in front of 367 Hinsdale Street shortly after 1 a.m., police said.

06/19/2013

Ramarley Graham (credit: CBS 2)

Bronx Teen’s Mother Demands New Charges Against Officer Who Killed Him

The mother of Ramarley Graham – the unarmed 18-year-old boy who was shot and killed by an NYPD officer – held a rally Wednesday demanding new charges against the officer who fired the shots.

06/05/2013

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East Orange Officer Shoots, Wounds Suspect Waving Machete

An investigation is under way following a police-involved shooting in East Orange, New Jersey on Saturday night.

05/05/2013

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