Police-Involved Shootings

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

Mother Of Akai Gurley’s Child IDs Body

Kim Ballinger was accompanied by Kirsten John Foy of the Rev. Al Sharpton’s National Action Network.

19 hours ago

An NYPD car is seen at the scene of a police-involved shooting in East Flatbush, Brooklyn, on Nov. 2, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Police: Man Shot In Altercation With Police In Brooklyn

The incident happened around 1 a.m. at Nostrand Avenue and Avenue D in East Flatbush.

11/02/2014

Police work the scene  in Flushing, Queens, where an officer shot and killed an allegedly knife-wielding man on Oct. 26, 2014. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Police: Cop Fatally Shoots Knife-Wielding Man In Queens

Police shot and killed a man in Queens on Sunday morning after he tried to attack officers with a utility knife, authorities said.

10/26/2014

An NYPD van is seen in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, where a police officer and suspect were wounded in a shootout Aug. 31, 2014. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

NYPD Officer, Suspect Wounded In Bedford-Stuyvesant Shootout

Police were chasing the suspect on foot on Gates Avenue and Marcus Garvey Boulevard in Bedford-Stuyvesant when the suspect pulled out a gun and fired on office, police said.

08/31/2014

Ramarley Graham (credit:  CBS 2)

Mothers Of Men Slain By Cops Call For Federal Probe

The mothers of Sean Bell, Anthony Baez, Amadou Diallo and Ramarley Graham gathered to make their plea Friday, two days before Mother’s Day.

05/09/2014

Police lights (credit: ClipArt.com)

Police: Cops Shoot Armed Man In Bronx

One officer open fire on the suspect, striking him in the leg, police said.

03/02/2014

Samuel Cruz (credit: Handout)

Grand Jury Clears Cop Who Fatally Shot New Rochelle Man

A grand jury declined to indict a New Rochelle police officer who shot and killed a mentally distubed man inside his apartment in May.

12/10/2013

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

Man Shot By Police Arrested, Charged

The man shot by police Saturday after he allegedly used a cane to attack an officer has been charged with several crimes including assault on a police officer with a deadly weapon, menacing and attempted criminal mischief.

12/08/2013

Miriam Carey (credit: Handout)

Lawyer Calls For Justice Department Probe Of Capitol Hill Shooting By Police

A lawyer for a Stamford, Conn., woman killed by police after a car chase outside the U.S. Capitol is requesting a Justice Department investigation.

11/26/2013

Photo Of Crime Scene Tape (John Li/Getty Images)

Police Fatally Shoot Knife-Wielding Man In Orange County

The victim was chasing another man inside and outside the store in Middletown and was later shot by two officers, police said.

11/19/2013

FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report Shows Increase In NYPD Police-Involved Shootings For 2012

A new report has said the number of NYPD officers who fired their guns, and the number of suspects they killed, increased in 2012 compared with the year before.

11/19/2013