Police Shooting

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)

Family Slams Prosecutor After Grand Jury Declines To Indict Cops Who Shot Man Dead In N.J.

The prosecutor weighing whether to charge two police officers with the death of a man in Bridgeton omitted details in a statement saying a grand jury failed to indict the officials, an attorney said Friday.

08/21/2015

Scene of police-involved shooting in Brooklyn, June 18, 2015 (Credit: N Nagima)

Police: Officer Shoots, Kills Man Who Stabbed Him In Brighton Beach

A police officer shot and killed a man who stabbed him in the neck in Brighton Beach, Brooklyn, officials said Thursday.

06/18/2015

A person was shot and wounded by police in Hackensack, New Jersey on Thursday, June 11. (Credit: WCBS 880)

Man Shot Dead By Police In Hackensack, N.J.

A man was killed Thursday afternoon in a police-involved shooting in Hackensack.

06/11/2015

The scene after a man was shot and wounded by officers at 101st Street and First Avenue in East Harlem, on Tuesday, June 9. (Credit: via Twitter)

Police: Armed Man Shot, Wounded By Officers In East Harlem

Police shot and wounded a man they said was armed Tuesday night in East Harlem.

06/09/2015

FILE -- Cong Xu (Credit: CBS2)

Brooklyn Man Sentenced To 30 Years For Shooting Nassau County Cop

Cong Xu’s sentence was part of a plea agreement after the 22-year-old Chinese national pleaded guilty in February to assault and burglary.

06/09/2015

A person was shot and killed by police on I-84 in Beacon on Thursday, May 7. (Credit: CBS2)

Person Shot Dead By Police On I-84 In Beacon, Expressway Shut Down For Hours

Interstate 84 was shut down for four hours after a person was shot and killed by police on the expressway in Beacon.

05/07/2015

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

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