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East Village & Lower East Side »

Ammo Belt Saves Cop's Life in Lower East Side Shootout

A police officer's belt deflected a 9mm bullet aimed at his abdomen, NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly said.

Downtown »

Kevin Brennan, Kevin Herlihy Honored During NYPD Promotions Ceremony

The two cops, who were wounded in recent shootings, were promoted Friday at police headquarters.

Woodlawn & Wakefield »

Ramarley Graham Wake Draws Hundreds of Mourners to Bronx Church

Hudreds gathered Friday to mourn Ramarley Graham, who was gunned down by police in the Bronx on Feb. 2.

Woodlawn & Wakefield »

Ramarley Graham's Parents Speak Out in Emotional Video

Ramarley Graham will be laid to rest Saturday, and activists will use his funeral to call for NYPD probe.

Harlem »

Shot Detective Kevin Herlihy is Navy Vet and Father of Three

Det. Kevin Herlihy was shot in the arm at 145th Street and St. Nicholas Avenue on Feb. 14, 2012.

Woodlawn & Wakefield »

Ramarley Graham's Police Shooting Death Prompts Rally

Residents rallied Monday at the Bronx home of Ramarley Graham, 18, who was shot and killed by police.

Woodlawn & Wakefield »

Neighbors Lash Out at NYPD After Unarmed Ramarley Graham is Killed by a Cop

Police shot Ramarley Graham, 18, in his Wakefield home Feb. 2, 2012.

Williamsburg, Greenpoint & Bushwick »

Bushwick Cop Shooting Suspect Luis Ortiz Defiant at Precinct Stationhouse

Luis Ortiz shouted as he was led from the precinct for allegedly shooting Officer Kevin Brennan.

Williamsburg, Greenpoint & Bushwick »

Off-Duty Detective Kills Man Trying to Mug Him on Grove Street

The cop killed Antwain White, 17, just before midnight, police said. Another suspect is in custody.

East New York & Brownsville »

Off-Duty Lieutenant Fatally Shoots Armed Suspect in Cypress Hills

Christopher Kissane, 22, was shot and killed after allegedly carjacking a minivan, cops said.

Bayside & Douglaston »

On-Duty Cop Kills Himself in Queens, NYPD Says

The 28-year-old officer reportedly shot himself just after a heated phone call.

Jackson Heights & Elmhurst »

Cops Shoot Man After Carjacking Attempt on 89-year-old in Queens

Police shot a man they say used a BB gun to try to carjack an elderly man in Corona Thursday.

East New York & Brownsville »

Duane Browne Fatally Shot by Cops in his Brooklyn Home

Relatives say Browne, 26, was trying to defend his home from burglars.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Knife-Wielding Woman Shot Dead by Police in Turtle Bay

A woman armed with two knives was shot and killed by police when she refused to drop her weapons.

Harlem »

Grand Jury Refuses to Indict Angel Alvarez Over Police Shootout

Angel Alvarez will not face charges over the Aug. 8 shootout that saw the NYPD fire their weapons 46 times.