Retired NYPD Officer Thomas Marrinan Killed During Altercation Inside Kensington, Brooklyn Pizza ShopCellphone video shows a desperate attempt to save the man, who moments earlier was being held in the arms of his wife as she begged him not to die.
In Wake Of Killing Of 10-Year-Old, Wounding Of 12-Year-Old, Mayor De Blasio Blames Feds, State For NYC's Gun ViolenceNone of the finger pointing can change the reality that the city has so far failed to stem the tide of gun violence. Shootings are up 68% so far this year.
Communities Across Tri-State Area Rally To Take A Stand Against Gun Violence: 'We Are Getting Ahead Of The Violence This Summer'The NYPD says shootings are up by 69% in New York City with 588 incidents so far this year compared to 347 for the same period last year.
National Gun Violence Awareness Day Draws Special Attention As Gun Violence Continues To Rise In New York CityAs of Thursday, there have been 585 shootings year to date, compared to 344 during the same period last year.
NYPD: 1 Dead In Williamsburg Triple ShootingAuthorities say a man was trying to break into one of the apartments. He had a gun, and so did the two people who live there.
Brooklyn DA Teaming Up With Local Clergy With Eyes On Putting An End To Recent Rash Of Gun ViolenceThere have been nearly 200 shootings in Brooklyn so far this year, more than any other borough.
Double Shooting In Paterson, N.J. Leaves 1 Dead; Mayor: Shortage Of Cops May Be Contributing To Rise In Gun ViolencePolice are investigating a double shooting in Paterson that left one woman dead. It happened in a year where shootings are on the rise in the city.
Family Members, Friends Of Shalimar Birkett, Killed By Stray Bullet At Vigil In Brooklyn, Sound Alarm: 'We Need The Police Department'The young woman was attending a memorial at the corner of Park Place and Howard Avenue in Brownsville, Brooklyn on Monday night when police say she was shot and killed in a drive-by shooting.
Police Stepping Up Patrols, Technology After Normally Safe Paterson, N.J. Park Becomes Scene Of ViolenceA rise in crime in one of Paterson's premier parks has authorities taking action. The latest incident happened just this week as two teenagers were shot.
NYPD: Tourist From Ohio Wounded In Shooting Inside Manhattan 7-ElevenInside the 7-Eleven near 37th Street and Eighth Avenue, by a table with bananas, is where a store clerk says a man was shot Saturday night.
Former Police Commissioner Bill Bratton And Others Express Concern Over New York City's Handling Of Violent CrimesMayor Bill de Blasio is calling on Congress to stop the flow of illegal guns but has otherwise offered few new solutions as violence continues to scar the city.