Police-Involved Shooting

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Astoria »

114th Precinct Commanding Officer Departs for New Police Shootings Unit

Deputy Inspector Maloney will join a new division tasked with investigating police-involved shootings.

East New York »

Community Launches Fundraiser and Benefit for Akai Gurley’s Family

An online campaign is looking to raise $150,000 to move Gurley's daughter and her mother to a new home.

Belmont »

Officer Shot in Bronx Robbery Released From Hospital

Officer Aliro Pellerano was released from St. Barnabas Hospital to cheers from colleagues.

Civic Center »

Police Shootings and Rounds Fired Drop to Record Lows, Study Finds

The number of people shot and killed by police officers decreased 50 percent.

Clinton Hill »

Akai Gurley Was Planning Surprise Trip to Mom When He Was Shot by Officer

The Brooklyn District Attorney announced plans Friday to present the shooting to a grand jury.

Elmhurst »

NYPD Offering $12K Reward for Man Accused of Shooting at Police

Cristian Mosquera, 20, allegedly fired at the officers during a chase.

Astoria »

Dog Injured in Deadly Queens Shooting Is Recovering, ASPCA Says

The ASPCA says the Yorkshire terrier was treated for neck wounds and is in stable condition.

Canarsie »

EMTs Rushed to Aid Officer Wounded in Brooklyn Gunfight

EMTs Khadejah Hall and Shaun Alexander rushed over to aid shot officer James Li in Brooklyn Wednesday.

East Elmhurst »

Noel Polanco's Family Settles Wrongful Death Claim for $2.5 Million

Polanco was shot and killed by an NYPD detective during a traffic stop.  

Bed-Stuy »

Police Shoot Then Arrest Man in Cane Attacks on Officer, Cruiser: NYPD

A 27-year-old Bushwick man was arrested after striking a female officer with a cane, police said.

Rockaway Park »

Man in Critical Condition After Police-Involved Shooting

An officer shot a 25-year-old armed man after he pulled a gun on approaching police, the NYPD said.

East New York »

Police Shoot Gun-Wielding Suspect in East New York

Police shot and wounded a 31-year-old man outside of 456 Glenmore Ave.

Morris Heights »

Cops Shoot Motorist Who Hit Officer With Car in The Bronx, NYPD Says

The 31-year-old driver struck the cop with his Honda on Tremont Avenue Tuesday evening, police said.

Ridgewood »

Undercover Cops Fatally Shoot Man Armed with Pellet Gun

Police shot and killed an armed man in Ridgewood, but witnesses said their badges were out, cops said.

Jackson Heights »

Unarmed Man Killed by NYPD in Queens Wanted to Become a Cop, Mom Says

Noel Polanco, 22, was shot during a car stop on the Grand Central Parkway on Thursday morning.