Wife Of New York City Cop Stabbed In Head Signs Up To Join The NYPDOne of the NYPD's newest recruits knows all too well the risks faced by police officers.
NYPD Officer Stabbed In The Brain Promoted To DetectiveOfficer Eder Loor was stabbed in the head on April 17, 2012 while responding to a call of an emotionally disturbed person in East Harlem.
Eder Loor, NYPD Officer Stabbed In The Head, Released From HospitalDoctors said the knife penetrated his temple and went through his skull and into his brain, but narrowly missed vitals areas and a main artery. "I'm just happy that I'm alive," Loor said today.
NYPD Officer Stabbed In E. Harlem Expected To Make Full Recovery Doctors said that though the knife went into his brain, it narrowly missed vitals areas and a main artery.
Commissioner: NYPD Officer Eder Loor 'Alert' Following Surgery For Head Stab WoundNYPD Police Commissioner Ray Kelly described what happened, saying Loor was "stabbed in his left temple with a knife that penetrated his skull."