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Rookie NYPD Officer Recovering After Accidentally Shooting Himself

The officer was rushed to Kings County Hospital with a gunshot wound to the kneecap.

08/18/2013

Jeffrey Kimmel booking photo. The former Ramsey, N.J. police officer has been sentenced to 7 years in prison on a child endangerment charge. (credit: NJ Department of Corrections)

Former Ramsey, NJ Cop Sentenced For Child Endangerment

Jeffrey Kimmel was convicted of the charge in April by a Bergen County jury that also cleared him of child sexual assault charges.

08/11/2013

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

NYPD Cruiser (file / credit: D Dipasupil/Getty Images)

NYPD Officer Arrested, Reportedly On Charges Of Threatening Woman

An off-duty New York City police officer was arrested and charged this week, reportedly on allegations that he threatened a woman.

07/27/2013

An FDNY ambulance (Photo: CBS 2)

Friend Remembers Teacher Who Was Struck, Killed By Cop In Brooklyn

The NYPD Internal Affairs office was investigating this week, after an officer struck and killed a man while allegedly talking on a cell phone in Brooklyn this past weekend.

07/09/2013

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Gunman Convicted Of Shooting, Wounding Police Officer In Brooklyn

A gunman has been found guilty of attempted murder, in a shooting that severely wounded an NYPD officer in Brooklyn last year.

07/03/2013

Officer Murder-Suicide

Police: Off-Duty Cop Kills Wife, Self In Queens

A New York City police officer allegedly shot and killed his wife, and then himself, in Queens on Wednesday evening.

06/05/2013

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

Irvington Police Office Maurice Gattison is under investigation for rap videos (credit: CBS 2)

4 New Jersey Police Officers Face Internal Affairs Charges Over Rap Videos

Four police officers from Irvington, N.J., were facing internal affairs charges this weekend, because of gangsta rap videos in which they appeared while off duty.

06/02/2013

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Fire Department Rescues Cop Who Was Trying To Rescue Cat From Tree

An NYPD officer who went up a tree to rescue a cat ended up getting stuck himself Monday, and needed to call in the Fire Department to help him get back down.

05/13/2013

Arthur Lopez (CBS 2)

State Senate Votes To Rename Nassau County Bridge For Slain Police Officer

The New York State Senate on Tuesday approved legislation to rename a bridge in Bellerose, Long Island, for a Nassau County police officer who was shot and killed in the line of duty last fall.

05/07/2013

NYPD Cruiser (file / credit: D Dipasupil/Getty Images)

NYPD Officer Charged With Assault In Brooklyn

An off-duty New York City police officer was arrested in Brooklyn Monday and charged with assault.

04/29/2013

Gavel (Credit: Clipart)

Former New Jersey Cop Convicted Of Child Endangerment

A former Ramsey, N.J., police officer was acquitted of child sexual assault Monday, but was convicted of child endangerment.

04/08/2013

Christoper Inserra

Authorities: Punk Band Leader Cop Faked Injury, Collected Over $30K

A Port Authority police officer claimed that he couldn’t report to his beat because of an arm injury, when he was really flailing and thrashing about onstage with his punk rock band, federal authorities said.

03/26/2013

A photo by tourist Jennifer Foster of an NYPD officer giving a barefoot man shoes (credit: NYPD/Facebook)

Man Who Claimed To Be Homeless Defends Accepting Boots From Cop

The man once identified as homeless as a New York City police officer gave him a pair of boots in Times Square last fall has been tracked down to an apartment in the Bronx.

03/26/2013

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