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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

Demonstrators gather in Times Square to protest the death of Michael Brown, 18, who was shot and killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri. (Credit: Marta Zielinska/CBSNewYork.com)

Demonstrators March To Times Square To Protest Michael Brown’s Death In Missouri

A protest march was under way in Midtown Thursday evening on behalf Michael Brown, the man who was shot and killed by police in suburban St. Louis.

08/14/2014

John Montone

Radio Free Montone: Jersey City Cop Killer Was A THUG

Had I been reporting the story, I would not have mentioned his name there — by denying him what he craved most. In fact, when I returned to work Wednesday morning I took to referring to the cold-blooded cop killer as the THUG.

07/18/2014

A man was shot and wounded by police Thursday, July 10 after he allegedly slammed into several parked cars and rammed a police vehicle while trying to flee officers in Canarsie, Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS 2)

Man Shot, Wounded By Officer After Ramming Police Vehicle In Brooklyn

A man was shot and wounded by police Thursday, after he allegedly refused to pull over and hit multiple cars before finally ramming a police vehicle.

07/10/2014

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Officer Fires Shot At Man Who Allegedly Pointed Gun In East New York

An officer fired a shot at a man who allegedly pointed a gun at officers in East New York, Brooklyn early Sunday, police said.

06/15/2014

Andrea Rebello (credit: CBS 2)

Lawsuit Filed By Family Of Hofstra Student Accidentally Shot Dead By Police

The family of a Hofstra University student shot and killed by a police officer during a standoff officially filed a lawsuit against Nassau County and its police department Friday.

05/16/2014

Ramarley Graham (credit:  CBS 2)

Lawmakers, Teen’s Family Demand Justice For 2012 Fatal Police Shooting Of Ramarley Graham

The 18-year-old was followed home and shot dead with his grandmother and 6-year-old brother in the apartment. Officer Richard Haste thought Graham was disposing of drugs and thought he had a gun.

04/16/2014

Noel Polanco

$2.5 Settlement For Family Of Noel Polanco, National Guardsman Shot Dead By NYPD

The family of an unarmed National Guardsman killed by police during a Queens traffic stop has settled with the city for millions.

02/12/2014

A man was shot and wounded by Nassau County police Sunday, after he allegedly rammed an officer with a car and broke his legs in Queens. (Credit: CBS 2)

Man Shot By Police After Allegedly Hitting Officer With Car

Two people, including a Nassau County police officer, were injured Sunday in a police-involved shooting in Queens.

01/05/2014

Paterson police cruiser (Photo: CBS 2)

Police Officer Shoots, Kills Suspect In Paterson, N.J.

A Paterson police officer was involved in a shooting early Saturday, marking the third such incident in recent days, according to a published report.

01/04/2014

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

Man Shot By Police After Allegedly Hitting Officer With Cane

A man was shot and wounded by police in Brooklyn Saturday morning, after he allegedly struck an officer with a cane.

12/07/2013

Perth Amboy Police Shooting

Family Demands Answers After Police Shoot, Kill Man In Perth Amboy, N.J.

Police shot and killed a man in Perth Amboy, N.J. Wednesday afternoon, after he allegedly attacked an officer with a knife.

12/04/2013

Newark Police Cruiser (file/credit: Levon Putney/WCBS 880)

Report: Search On For Suspect Who Allegedly Fired At Cops In Newark

Police in Newark were searching early Monday morning for a gunman who opened fire on officers during a chase, according to a published report.

09/16/2013

NYPD Crime Scene Unit vehicle (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police: Officers Shoot Suspect Who Was Stabbing Woman In The Bronx

Police shot and wounded a suspect who was allegedly seen stabbing a woman Saturday night in the South Bronx.

08/24/2013

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

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