Shootings

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton (credit: Getty Images)

Good News, Bad News: City’s Push To Reduce Gun Violence Yields Mixed Results

Desk cops have been moved to patrols as part of ‘”Operation Summer All Out.” Several of the dozen precincts that have gotten extra officers have seen gun violence stabilize or drop.

08/11/2014

Brooklyn DA Kenneth Thompson talks with CBS 2's Tony Aiello (Credit: CBS 2)

Brooklyn DA Thompson Talks Violence, Controversial Decisions With CBS 2

From a spike in gun violence to a controversial new police on marijuana cases, Thompson’s term is off to a challenging start.

07/18/2014

Genesis Rincon, 12, was shot while riding her scooter in Paterson. (Credit: Facebook)

Paterson Residents, Family Of 12-Year-Old Killed By Stray Bullet Call For Safer Streets

Hundreds of people gathered outside Paterson City Hall on Tuesday night to demand justice and safer streets after a 12-year-old girl was fatally shot by a stray bullet while riding her scooter.

07/08/2014

Genesis Rincon, 12, was shot while riding her scooter in Paterson. (Credit: Facebook)

12-Year-Old Girl Brain Dead After Being Struck By Stray Bullet In Paterson

A 12-year-old girl who was gunned down while riding a scooter with friends was on life support, on Sunday night.

07/06/2014

Crime Scene Tape (file/credit: John Li/Getty Images)

2 Killed, 4 Injured In Bridgeport Shootings

Six people were shot, two fatally, in three overnight shootings in Bridgeport, police said.

07/06/2014

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Police: Man Shot Dead In Staten Island

Police responded to a 911 call just after 5 a.m. in front of 367 Britton Avenue in Clifton and found the victim unconscious and unresponsive with a gunshot wound to his head.

07/06/2014

Crime Scene Tape (file/credit: John Li/Getty Images)

Cops: 2 Shot, 1 Fatally, In Bed-Stuy

Police found a 32-year-old woman with a gunshot wound to the chest and a 34-year-old man with multiple gunshot wounds about the body.

07/06/2014

Scene of shooting in New Dorp section of Staten Island on June 29, 2014 (Credit: Monica Miler/WCBS 880)

Violent Weekend Leaves 21 Shot Across The Five Boroughs

At least 13 people were shot in a violent night across New York City, including a Staten Island man who was shot in the face outside of his own home.

06/29/2014

A Newark Police Department cruiser. (Credit Steve Sandberg)

Newark Police Investigate 2 Unrelated Fatal Shootings

The Essex County Sheriff’s Crime Stoppers is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to an arrest.

06/29/2014

NYC Rise In Shootings

Amid Dramatic Spike In Shootings, Poll Shows New Yorkers Want More Cops

Prince Joshua “PJ” Avitto was stabbed to death while in the elevator with his friend Mikayla Capers, 7, who was also attacked.

06/12/2014

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton (Credit: Getty Images)

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton: More Cops Hitting Streets To Counter Spike In Shooting Victims

According to CompStat figures, 129 people were shot last month, a 43 percent increase over the same period last year.

06/10/2014

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Police: 2 Women Injured In Suffolk County Shooting

The victims were standing on South 19th Street in Wyandanch early Sunday morning when an unknown person fired two shots, police said.

06/08/2014

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Cops: 3 Shot, 1 Fatally, In Bedford-Stuyvesant

A man was killed and two other people were injured during a shooting early Sunday morning in Brooklyn, police said.

06/08/2014

2 Dead, 1 Injured In Separate Newark Shootings

The shootings happened about a mile apart during a two-hour span on Friday afternoon, but it doesn’t appear that the incidents are connected, according to Essex County authorities.

06/07/2014

Crime Scene Tape (file/credit: John Li/Getty Images)

1010 WINS: Several Injured In Weekend Shootings In NYC

At least 13 people were wounded in nine separate shootings over the weekend across the city.

06/01/2014

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