5 NYPD Officers Shot In 2022 As Cities Struggle With Violent Crime

Hundreds gathered this weekend to honor Jason Rivera, a 22-year-old NYPD rookie who was killed while responding to a domestic disturbance call. Last year more than 300 police officers were shot nationwide and 63 killed. A number of major U.S. cities are struggling with violent crime, with 16 cities breaking records for homicides in 2021. 

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Atlanta Police Chief gives update after 6-month-old shot, killed near Atlanta’s Anderson Park

Atlanta Police are investigating after a 6-month-old was shot and killed Monday afternoon near Atlanta’s Anderson Park.

APD said officers responded to 202 Anderson Ave. NW. – an area with a Food Mart convenience store and a small auto shop on Anderson Avenue in Atlanta’s Dixie Hills neighborhood shortly before 3 p.m.

Atlanta Mayor Andre Dickens and APD Police Chief Rodney Bryant gave an update about what happened on the scene.

https://www.11alive.com/article/news/crime/child-shot-near-anderson-park/85-e0b13aee-6f2d-411f-809e-d93331768d44

Atlanta mayor speaks after 6-month-old shot, killed near Atlanta’s Anderson Park

Atlanta Police are investigating after a 6-month-old was shot and killed Monday afternoon near Atlanta’s Anderson Park.

APD said officers responded to 202 Anderson Ave. NW. – an area with a Food Mart convenience store and a small auto shop on Anderson Avenue in Atlanta’s Dixie Hills neighborhood shortly before 3 p.m.

Atlanta Mayor Andre Dickens and APD Police Chief Rodney Bryant gave an update about what happened on the scene.

https://www.11alive.com/article/news/crime/child-shot-near-anderson-park/85-e0b13aee-6f2d-411f-809e-d93331768d44