Police Shooting

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

Photo Of Crime Scene Tape (John Li/Getty Images)

2 Robbery Suspects Shot, Wounded By Correction Officer In Newark

An Essex County, N.J., correction officer shot and wounded two teens who allegedly tried to rob him in Newark early Monday, authorities said.

07/29/2013

A police officer was shot and wounded late Thursday in the Cypress Hills Houses in Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS 2)

Officer Released From Hospital After Being Shot In Brooklyn

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.

07/05/2013

Shirley Police Shooting

Gun-Wielding Man Shot Dead By Police In Suffolk County

Suffolk County police returned fire and killed a man who allegedly began shooting at officers in Shirley overnight.

06/29/2013

New Rochelle building where police fatally shot a man. (credit: CBS 2)

New Rochelle Police Fatally Shoot Emotionally Disturbed Man

Neighbors said they alerted authorities several days ago that the man seemed to be having troubles.

05/26/2013

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

Police Shoot Man After Standoff In Bronx High-Rise

A man has been charged with multiple counts, after police shot and wounded him following a standoff in a Bronx apartment building.

05/13/2013

Det. Ivan Marcano waives as he leaves the hospital on Oct. 26, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

Hero NYPD Detective Honored By President Obama

A hero NYPD detective was honored by President Barack Obama at the White House Saturday, six months after he was shot and wounded as he fought a group of robbery suspects while off-duty.

05/11/2013

Police blocked off the scene of a pit bull attack on Staten Island on April 6, 2013 (Credit CBS 2)

Police Shoot Down Pit Bull After Woman Is Attacked On Staten Island

Police shot and wounded a pit bull on Staten Island Saturday, after a girl was injured when three of the dogs got loose.

04/06/2013

Kimani Gray, 16, was shot and killed by police on Saturday, March 9. (Credit: CBS 2)

Protesters Take To The Streets Again Over Kimani Gray’s Death

Protesters took to the streets Sunday — a day after the funeral for Kimani Gray, the 16-year-old boy who was shot and killed by police in Brooklyn earlier this month.

03/24/2013

Kimani Gray, 16, was shot and killed by police on Saturday, March 9. (Credit: CBS 2)

Funeral Services Held For Kimani Gray, Teen Shot Dead By Police

Funeral services were held Saturday for Kimani Gray, the Brooklyn teenager who was shot and killed by police earlier this month in an incident that has sparked heated protests.

03/23/2013

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