Shootings

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams with a coffin at Borough Hall on Aug. 3, 2015 to denounce gun violence. (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

NYC Activists Demand Action After 10 Shootings Leave 3 Dead, 22 Wounded Over Weekend

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams was among those speaking out Monday against the rash of shootings that took place over the weekend.

08/03/2015

Newark Police vehicle (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

2 Adults, 5 Teens Charged In Slayings In Newark, East Orange

Two adults and five teenagers have been arrested in connection with four recent homicides in Newark and East Orange, officials said Monday.

08/03/2015

Police have released surveillance video of the shooting that happened at about 2 a.m. Sunday in the area of 1140 Stanley Avenue and Crescent Street after an argument.

Police Release Surveillance Video Of Brooklyn Backyard Shooting

No arrests have been made, but police say they are looking for multiple suspects.

08/02/2015

Police say an off-duty officer was shot and wounded during an armed robbery on Bradford Street near Linden Boulevard in East New York. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

2nd Suspect In Custody In Shooting Of Off-Duty NYPD Cop

The officer, identified as Tramaine Oxley, was recovering Wednesday after being wounded in Brooklyn as he sat as a passenger in an SUV with members of his family.

07/30/2015

Police investigate after shots were fired July 27, 2015 on Madison Avenue near East 45th Street. (Credit: CBS2)

Shots Fired In Early-Morning Midtown Incident; No One Injured

One of the teens then went over to five homeless people sleeping in the vestibule of a Men’s Wearhouse store and wanted them to move, the witness said.

07/27/2015

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1 Killed, 3 Injured In East Orange Shooting

Ahmad Crudup, 22, of Maplewood, died shortly before midnight Sunday at University Hospital in Newark, police said.

07/06/2015

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Teen Arrested In Shooting At July 4 Barbecue In Brooklyn

The NYPD said Sunday the man was hospitalized in stable condition. Tyrone Whidbee has been arrested on attempted murder charges.

07/05/2015

Police on the scene of a shooting in Linden, NJ on June 26, 2015. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

3 People Gunned Down In 3 New Jersey Towns In Under 90 Minutes

Investigators are looking for suspects after three people were killed within the span of 90 minutes in separate shootings in Union County.

06/26/2015

Gov. Christie attended a prayer service Sunday for the victims of the shootings in Charleston (Credit: Jim Smith)

Gov. Christie Attends Prayer Service For Charleston Victims

Many gathered at the St. Matthew AME Church in Orange — and gave life to the victims by reading their bios aloud.

06/21/2015

First responders arrive at the Waldorf Astoria after a shooting incident at the iconic hotel on June 13, 2015. (Credit: CBS2)

2 Brothers Charged In Accidental Shooting At Waldorf Astoria

Vladamir Gotlibovsky, 42, was charged with reckless endangerment, assault and tampering with physical evidence after firing his gun into the floor of the hotel’s lobby, cops said.

06/14/2015

Police investigate on June 14, 2015, following a fatal shooting outside a motorcycle social club in Jamaica, Queens. (Credit: CBS2)

Police: Off-Duty Corrections Officer Shoots, Kills Robbery Suspect In Queens

An off-duty corrections officer fatally shot a man who was trying to rob him of his motorcycle Saturday night in Queens, police said.

06/14/2015

Police Tape (credit: Eliot Schechter/AFP/Getty Images)

9 Shot At Bridgeport Housing Complex; 1 Woman Struck While Taking Bath

A man in his 40s has died, authorities said. They say an elderly woman was shot in the back while she was in the bath inside her apartment.

06/11/2015

Kane Cooper (Credit: Kings County District Attorney's Office)

Brooklyn Man Sentenced To 17 Years For Stray-Bullet Shooting That Left Girl Paralyzed

At just 13 years old, Tayloni Mazyck is confined to a wheelchair. She and her family were face to face Monday with the man who put her there — 19-year-old Kane Cooper.

06/08/2015

Chirlane McCray is asked about gun violence in New York City by Abram Nabritt, Jr. on June 4, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Chirlane McCray Silent After Questions About NYC’s Soaring Shooting & Homicide Rate

A man concerned about crime in his neighborhood went straight to First Lady Chirlane McCray on Thursday morning for answers, but didn’t get any.

06/04/2015

Protesters used an empty casket June 3, 2015, as they demanded to meet with Mayor Bill de Blasio to discuss growing violence in the city. (Credit: CBS2)

Protesters: De Blasio Not Doing Enough To Curb City Violence

Appearing on “The Daily Show” on Tuesday, de Blasio acknowledged the city has seen an alarming spike in shootings this year, but also said it’s an issue the Police Department is handling.

06/03/2015

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