Suspect charged in shooting that injured 2 NYPD officers during struggle in the Bronx

BELMONT, Bronx (WABC) — A suspect was arrested and charged Saturday in a shooting that wounded two NYPD officers. Charlie Vasquez, 23, is facing multiple charges including two counts of attempted murder. Police said he has been in the hospital with a gunshot wound. On Friday, the second of two police officers who were shot … Read more

Second NYPD officer shot by suspect released from hospital

BELMONT, Bronx (WABC) — The second of two police officers shot on Wednesday was released from the hospital. Robert Holmes was struck in the armpit while struggling with a suspect in the Belmont section of the Bronx. His partner, Alejandra Jacobs was shot twice in the arm. She was sent home on Thursday. The suspect … Read more

Second NYPD cop shot in melee with armed suspect released from hospital

The second NYPD cop wounded during a melee with an armed suspect in The Bronx was released from the hospital on Friday afternoon, two days after the shooting. Officer Robert Holmes, 31, was wheeled out of St. Barnabas Hospital to applause and salutes from his brothers and sisters in blue, video and pictures released by … Read more

Police Searching For Suspect In Fatal Stabbing Outside Penn Station

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The NYPD is investigating a deadly stabbing in Midtown. The incident happened at around 6 p.m. on Thursday outside Penn Station near West 33rd Street and Seventh Avenue. Police said the suspect stabbed a 36-year-old man in the chest. He was rushed to Bellevue Hospital, but later died. There was no … Read more

NYPD Officer Released From Hospital After Thanksgiving Eve Shooting In The Bronx

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — One of two NYPD officers shot Wednesday night in the Bronx was released from the hospital Thursday. Fellow officers and Mayor-elect Eric Adams clapped and cheered her on as she was escorted to a car. READ MORE: Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Brings Holiday Magic Back To Streets Of New York City … Read more

1 NYPD officer shot by suspect in Bronx released from hospital, 2nd remains

BELMONT, Bronx (WABC) — One of two NYPD officers shot and wounded by a suspect in the Bronx Wednesday night was released from the hospital just before noon Thanksgiving Day. Fellow officers lined up to greet the officer, who suffered two gunshot wounds to her arm. The other officer remains hospitalized and is expected to … Read more

NYPD Chief Of Department Rodney Harrison Retiring At End Of Year

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The NYPD announced Thursday its highest ranking uniformed police officer, Chief of Department Rodney Harrison, is retiring at the end of the year. In 2019, he made history as the first African American to become chief of detectives. READ MORE: NYPD Chief Rodney Harrison Discusses Police Reform, Protests, Hate Crimes, Gun … Read more

NYPD Searches for Individual Involved in Brazen Bronx Shooting in Broad Daylight

Police in New York City are looking for an individual they say shot another man in a wild shooting that took place in broad daylight earlier this month. On Nov. 11, shortly before 11 a.m., the unknown person shot a 36-year-old man in his stomach, causing serious injury on Holland Avenue in the Bronx, according … Read more

NYPD Chief of Department Rodney Harrison to retire at end of de Blasio’s term

NEW YORK CITY (WABC) — Rodney Harrison, a scrappy undercover officer who rose through the NYPD’s ranks from cadet to Chief of Department, is retiring at the end of the de Blasio administration, the NYPD announced this morning. Harrison is a 30-year-veteran of the New York City Police Department whose career began in June of … Read more