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Jennifer Bisram is a reporter at PIX11 News.

Before returning to the Big Apple, the native New Yorker worked at WXYZ-TV in Detroit, Mich., as a weekend morning anchor, investigative reporter, problem solver and had a franchise “Detroit’s Most Wanted,” where she worked with the Detroit Police Department’s Homicide Unit weekly to help catch fugitives.

Two years earlier, Jennifer worked at the No. 1 English-speaking station in Miami, Fla. WSVN-TV, where she covered everything from wild crime and drug news to refugee crises and the Miami Dolphins bullying scandal.

Her first stop in Florida however was at WOFL-TV in Orlando, where she did extensive coverage on the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.

She began her television reporting career at News55 on Long Island and quickly moved on to the News12 Network, where she reported for nearly five years before leaving NYC for the Sunshine State.

Jennifer is a multi-Emmy nominated reporter who worked in print before television, writing for papers like NY Newsday and NY Amsterdam News.

She is a graduate of the City University of New York’s Queens College and enjoys traveling, cooking, baking, running 5Ks and spending time with her family.

Jennifer is happy to be back home and is always looking for a good story from you!

Recent Articles
  • Bicyclist fatally struck by garbage truck in Greenpoint

    GREENPOINT, Brooklyn — A bicyclist was killed when he was struck by a garbage truck overnight in Brooklyn, according to police. It happened just after midnight Saturday in the area of Franklin Street and Noble Street. Officers responded to find a man lying in the roadway with severe trauma to his body. EMS pronounced him dead at the scene. He has been identified by police as Nestaly Ramirez, 27. The bicyclist was riding along Franklin Street when he was struck by a […]

  • Dog tossed out of minivan in New Jersey after road rage incident

    ***Warning: Video of the incident is embedded at the bottom of this article. Viewer discretion is advised. Content is graphic.*** MONTCLAIR, NJ — Daphne, a 12-year old pooch, was flung out of a minivan in Montclair after an apparent road rage incident, according to police. Cellphone video taken by a witness and posted onto social media shows two men arguing on Bloomfield Avenue. Then, tempers boil over, fists start to fly and out of nowhere, one of the drivers reaches […]

  • Manhattan superintendent shares video of hoarder’s cockroach-filled apartment

    LOWER EAST SIDE, Manhattan — A Manhattan superintendent was so disgusted by the condition of a Lower East Side apartment that he shared pictures and video of the deplorable conditions. Martin Fernandez says he’s never seen anything this bad before. “Whatever you’ve seen, you’ve never seen nothing like this,” he said in a video he took during the cleanup process. The images show the life of a hoarder – and his skin-crawling apartment filled with thousands of roaches. They were […]

  • President Trump may attend US Women’s Open at his NJ golf course

    BEDMINSTER, N.J. –– President Trump has been at his Bedminster golf club three times since becoming president and this weekend could possibly be the fourth. Will the President show up to the women’s crown jewel of golf this weekend  or not? That’s the big question on the minds of many as the U.S. Women’s Open takes place at his golf course in Bedminister, N.J. this weekend. It’s the first time the tournament will take place at Trump National Golf Club and […]

  • 5 burned after fireworks explode in SUV on NYS Thruway

    TUXEDO, NY — An SUV carrying fireworks in the trunk exploded into flames on the New York State Thruway on Monday night, injuring five people, New York State Police said. All five people in the Lincoln Navigator were burned, police said. Two of the passengers were severely burned. They were airlifted to the hospital and are in critical condition. The other three passengers had relatively minor burns. The occupants smelled smoke coming from the trunk of the SUV, where the […]

  • Health officials talk with New Yorkers about Legionnaires’ outbreak 

    LENOX HILL, Manhattan — A public meeting was held in Lenox Hill Monday night to give residents an update on the Legionnaires’ outbreak in their neighborhood. There have been seven confirmed cases of legionnaires’ disease in Lenox Hill, in Manhattan’s Upper East Side this month, including a woman in her 90s who died. The only thing those people had in common was geography, which led the Health Department to examine 116 cooling towers in the area, according to NYC Health Commissioner Dr. Mary Bassett. […]

  • 1 girl dead, another on life-support after ocean rescue in Belmar

    BELMAR, N.J. — One girl is dead and another is on life-support after they were recovered facedown in the ocean at the New Jersey shore. Officials say the girls, who are cousins, entered the rough surf in Belmar Thursday night when no lifeguards were on duty and without having an adult to watch them. Police and emergency responders pulled them ashore around 6:30 p.m. Mayor Matt Doherty says the girls are residents and attended the town’s elementary school. Friday is […]

  • NYPD officer fighting for his life after being dragged by stolen car for several blocks in Brooklyn; 4 in custody

    EAST FLATBUSH, Brooklyn –– Four people are in custody after a cop was dragged for several blocks in Brooklyn overnight, leaving him in critical condition, police sources said Sunday evening. Officer Dalsh Veve, a 9-year veteran of the NYPD and father of a 2-year-old girl, was one of six plainclothes officers who responded to a series of 911 calls before midnight Sunday near East 53rd Street and Tilden Avenue. After they arrived, the officers found a party at the location […]

  • 90-year-old victim says he forgives attacker who relentlessly beat him with cane; teen suspect arrested

    INWOOD, Manhattan –– Police have arrested a teenager in connection with the vicious daylight attack on a 90-year-old man, the NYPD said Saturday. Saul Nunez, 19, was taken in for questioning Saturday and was later formally arrested, police said. He faces assault and criminal possession of a weapon charges, according to the NYPD. Juan Llorens, 90, was pushing his cart down Broadway when a young man suddenly began to kick it around 6 p.m. Friday, police said. Surveillance video then shows […]

  • Mom outraged over drag performance at school talent show

    HARLEM, Manhattan — A school talent show in Harlem ended with a drag performance that has parents demanding an apology — and an explanation — from their children’s school. It was billed as a “special surprise performance” to end P.S. 96’s talent show at Museo del Bario in Harlem last week. PIX11 News reached out to the city’s Department of Education for comment but did not hear back by the time of publication. The drag performer allegedly works at the […]