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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
  • Machete-wielding man linked in string of LI robberies strikes again, police say

    BOHEMIA, N.Y. –– Police say man linked to several knifepoint robberies on Long Island struck again Wednesday night. Suffolk County detectives are investigating a robbery at a Baskin-Robins on Sunrise Highway in Bohemia that happened around 8:55 p.m. Police say a man displayed a knife and demanded cash. The clerk complied with his demands and forked over the money. Investigators say this robbery would be the 16th place he’s robbed on Long Island in the last two months and the […]

  • Man being chased by police in Brooklyn tries to climb out window, falls to his death

    FORT GREENE, Brooklyn — A man who was being chased by police in Brooklyn Tuesday night fell to his death when he attempted to climb out a window using bed sheets. It happened around 6:30 p.m. inside a NYCHA building at Navy Street and Park Avenue near the Navy Yard in Fort Greene. The suspect was evading police as he tried to climb from the window when he fell 11 stories. Sources tell PIX11 he posted a live video on Facebook as detectives […]

  • Vigil held at Bellport High School for students killed in apparent gang violence

    BROOKHAVEN, N.Y. – Monday night was about coming together as a community showed support for the families who lost their loved ones in apparent gang violence last week. Members of the Suffolk County police also attended, vowing to do all they can to find the murderers. Dozens of people gathered at Bellport High School in Brookhaven Monday night, lighting candles, hugging and praying for Justin Llivicura and Jorge Tigre, two of the four young men found at Clayton Avenue Community […]

  • Men sought in string of iPhone robberies at Queens, Brooklyn cellphone stores

    HOWARD BEACH, Queens – Police need your help finding two men accused of stealing cellphones in Queens and Brooklyn. Surveillance video released by cops shows the pair walking into the AT&T store on 157th Street in Howard Beach, Queens around 6 p.m. on March 15th, police said. One of the men starts off browsing, then when he thinks no-one is looking, he takes an iPhone and puts it into his jacket. An employee spotted him and as she approaches him, he takes […]

  • United Airlines apologizes for passenger dragging as outrage grows

    NEW YORK — Cell phone video showing David Dao, 69, being dragged down the aisle of a United Airlines flight by officers with the Chicago Department of Aviation has prompted worldwide outrage. “It’s very dangerous dragging someone up the aisle not just for him but for other passengers, there’s got to be a safer way to remove him, said Robert Firpo-Cappiello with Budget Travel. “It escalated to what we call air-rage quickly neither party wins when that happens,” he said. […]

  • Cuomo signs bill to raise age of criminal responsibility to 18

    NEW YORK — Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill Monday so young people who commit non-violent crimes won’t be processed as adults in the criminal justice system, but will receive the help they need. “No more in the state of New York, we’re going to stop the cycle,” he said before signing the Raise the Age bill. “We’re going to send 16- and 17 year olds to the same prison or same jail with hardened criminals and predators who we […]

  • Fire rips through Bronx storage facility destroying nearly everything inside

    MOTT HAVEN, The Bronx — A fast-moving fire destroyed nearly everything inside of a Bronx storage facility Sunday morning. “Everything I own is in there and is gone and I have to start all over again,” said Melvin Howell, 58. Howell has been renting a unit at Tuck It Away Storage for over five years. “I have over $40,000 worth of stuff in there. I’m a professional emcee and in the music business, have music in there, everything I work […]

  • Suspect in death of EMT Yadira Arroyo smirks at arraignment, pleads not guilty

    THE BRONX — More than 100 first responders were in court Wednesday to see a suspect accused of running down an EMT with her own ambulance enter a plea of not guilty in the death of Yadira Arroyo. “Disgusted.We are trained medical professionals. Our sister helped people like that. We want justice,” EMT Louis Montalvo said during a news conference after the arraignment. The president of the EMS union said Arroyo had, in the past, transported in her ambulance the […]

  • New report shows what closing Rikers Island means for NYC

    RIKERS ISLAND — Plans for Rikers Island were revealed Sunday after Mayor Bill de Blasio vowed to close the jail facility Friday. Members of the Independent Commission on NYC Criminal Justice and Incarceration Reform shared a stage with district attorneys from across the five boroughs and elected officials at John Jay College to talk about what shutting down Rikers would mean for the city. “We’re closing a jail that’s past it’s shelf life,” said Nicholas Turner, president of the Vera […]

  • Gunmen tie up child with autism, pistol whip babysitter in Bronx robbery: NYPD

    BELMONT, The Bronx — Police are looking for two gunmen they say tied up a child with autism and pistol whipped his 66-year old babysitter before robbing a Bronx home Thursday afternoon. “I feel happy,” 7-year old Caleb said Saturday, just two days after he was tied up with his own shoelace. His mother, Lori Gonzalez is upset, scared and still in shock. “They went to another level of sleaze,” Gonzalez said. “I’m just mad because just to do this […]