An officer fired a shot at a man who allegedly pointed a gun at officers in East New York, Brooklyn early Sunday, police said.
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.
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.
The family of an unarmed National Guardsman killed by police during a Queens traffic stop has settled with the city for millions.
Two people, including a Nassau County police officer, were injured Sunday in a police-involved shooting in Queens.
A Paterson police officer was involved in a shooting early Saturday, marking the third such incident in recent days, according to a published report.
A man was shot and wounded by police in Brooklyn Saturday morning, after he allegedly struck an officer with a cane.
Police shot and killed a man in Perth Amboy, N.J. Wednesday afternoon, after he allegedly attacked an officer with a knife.
Police in Newark were searching early Monday morning for a gunman who opened fire on officers during a chase, according to a published report.
Police shot and wounded a suspect who was allegedly seen stabbing a woman Saturday night in the South Bronx.
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.
An Essex County, N.J., correction officer shot and wounded two teens who allegedly tried to rob him in Newark early Monday, authorities said.
A New York City police officer was released from Jamaica Hospital Friday afternoon, while police questioned two people of interest in the shooting that left him wounded in a Brooklyn public housing development.
Suffolk County police returned fire and killed a man who allegedly began shooting at officers in Shirley overnight.
Neighbors said they alerted authorities several days ago that the man seemed to be having troubles.