Police Shooting

A man is dead after a police shooting in Jamaica, Queens. (Credit: Valerie Castro/CBS2)

Man Shot, Killed By Police In Jamaica, Queens

A man has died after being shot by police Wednesday evening in Jamaica, Queens — allegedly after he fired at officers.

04/22/2015

A person was shot by New Jersey State Police in Union on Tuesday, April 21. (Credit: CBS2)

Person Shot By New Jersey State Police In Union

A New Jersey State Police trooper shot and wounded a suspect Tuesday evening in Union.

04/21/2015

Officer Peter Liang (center) (credit: CBS2)

Peter Liang, NYPD Officer Charged In Death Of Akai Gurley, Pleads Not Guilty To Manslaughter

Officer Peter Liang pleaded not guilty Wednesday in the Nov. 20 death of 28-year-old Akai Gurley.

02/11/2015

Ramarley Graham (credit:  CBS 2)

City Settles For $3.9 Million In Case Of Ramarley Graham, Bronx Teen Killed By Cop In 2012

The City of New York on Friday agreed to pay $3.9 million to the family of Ramarley Graham, a black Bronx teenager shot to death by a white police officer in 2012.

01/30/2015

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

Family Of Akai Gurley To File $50 Million Suit In Deadly Police Shooting

The family of Akai Gurley, an unarmed man shot and killed by police in a Brooklyn public housing building, announced plans Thursday to sue the City of New York for $50 million.

01/29/2015

A knife allegedly used by a man accused of stabbing a woman, before being shot by police, in a Lower East Side public housing development on Monday, Jan. 26. (Credit: NYPD)

Man Charged After Allegedly Stabbing Woman, Being Shot By Police On LES

A man was charged Wednesday after being shot by police after allegedly stabbing a woman in a Lower East Side public housing development earlier this week.

01/28/2015

Jerame Reid, 36, was shot and killed by police in Bridgeton, New Jersey during a traffic stop on Dec. 30, 2014. (Credit: Justice for Jerame Reid)

Furor Erupts After Officer Shoots, Kills Unarmed Man In Bridgeton, N.J. Traffic Stop

Dashcam video shows the traffic stop and all the events that led to the shooting. But important questions have been raised into exactly what happened.

01/21/2015

Protesters angry about the police shooting that killed Akai Gurley demonstrate on Saturday, Dec. 27. (Credit: CBS2)

Protesters March Demanding Justice In Officer Shooting That Killed Akai Gurley

About 200 people gathered Saturday to protest the November shooting of an unarmed Brooklyn man by a police officer in a public housing building in Brooklyn.

12/27/2014

Levi Rosenblatt (credit: Chabad)

Rabbinical Student Released From Hospital After Stabbing Inside Brooklyn Synagogue

A rabbinical student was released from the hospital Wednesday, about eight days after being stabbed by a man who was later shot and killed by police in a Brooklyn synagogue.

12/17/2014

Protestors spill over onto FDR. (Credit: kristen Gwynne)

Critics: Protesters Are Getting Away With Too Much Under New NYPD Protocol

The NYPD’s newest protest protocol received mixed reception Wednesday, a day after protests against the grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri, shut down expressways and tunnel entrances.

11/26/2014

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

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)

1 Man Stabbed To Death, Second Man With Knife Shot Dead By Police In Brooklyn

Police shot and killed a man they found clutching a knife in Brooklyn Monday evening, while another man died of stab wounds.

09/29/2014

Police shot and wounded a 19-year-old man at College Avenue and East 145th Street in the Bronx on Monday, Sept. 29. (Credit: Jessica Schneider/CBS 2)

Man Shot, Wounded By Police In The Bronx

The incident happened around 5:45 p.m. Monday at 144th Street and College Avenue in the Bronx, police said.

09/29/2014

The scene after a police officer shot and wounded a man in Marcus Garvey Park in Harlem on Thursday, Sept. 4. (Credit: CBS 2)

Man Shot By Police In Marcus Garvey Park Hit With Multiple Charges

A suspect who was shot and wounded by a police officer during a struggle in Marcus Garvey Park was hit with multiple charges Friday.

09/05/2014

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Suit Filed By Family Of Mentally Ill Man Shot Dead By Paterson Police

The family of a 39-year-old mentally ill man has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the City of Paterson, nearly two years after the man was shot and killed by a Paterson police officer.

08/20/2014

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