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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
  • LI woman killed by car during walk with daughter on Mother’s Day

    LINDENHURST, NY — A mother was killed and her daughter was injured when the two were struck by a car in Lindenhurst on Sunday morning, Suffolk County Police said. Diana Aluska, 55, and her 16-year-old daughter were hit on South Wellwood Avenue around 9:10 a.m., police said. The 2005 Toyota Corolla slammed into a Lindenhurst Fire Department building after hitting the pedestrians. Both women were taken to  Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center, a Nassau County Police Department spokesperson said. Aluska did not survive. Her daughter was treated […]

  • Commuters, lawmakers rally for a ‘sane commute’ after recent derailments, delays at Penn Station

    ROCKVILLE CENTER, N.Y. –– Commuters and lawmakers came together on Long Island, rallying for a “sane” commute. Dozens rallied on Saturday near the Rockville Center train station for a sane commute, after weeks of more delays, cancellations and crowded trains, stemming from derailments, power failure, stuck trains, signal problems, burst pipes and someone falling onto tracks. Senator Todd Kaminsky is leading the fight on Long Island. “I promise commuters I will fight for them,” Kaimsky said. “They are missing work, family […]

  • Duo smashes through sheetrock in Long Island jewelry heist: Police

    HICKSVILLE, N.Y. — Police are searching for two men accused of robbing a Long Island jewelry store Saturday morning. The suspects allegedly got into East West Jewelry in Hicksville through the wall of the building next door. “They cut the sheetrock wall and tried to cut the safe,” said Vijay Verma, co-owner of the store on Broadway. Verma said when the suspects couldn’t get the safe open, they broke down the door and walked into the showcase room. That’s where […]

  • ‘My little angels’: Family, friends lay to rest 4 victims in Queens Village fire

    QUEENS VILLAGE, Queens — Family, friends and neighbors of four young vctims in killed when a fire broke out at their Queens home gathered Saturday to say their final goodbyes. It was a somber day for the families of four of the five lives that perished in the blaze. They were laid to rest but their families say they will on in their heart forever. “It’s a hard time, definitely a hard time,” relative Charlotte Hudson said. “Everyone grieving but […]

  • Mayor de Blasio takes ceremonial first ride on city ferry, service set to begin Monday

    ROCKAWAYS, Queens –– The first city ferry service to hit the water begins Monday morning and commuters will be able to ride it from the Rockaways to Manhattan. On Sunday morning, Mayor Bill de Blasio kicked off Urban Journey’s inaugural ride with people from Queens who have been waiting for this for a long time following the damage from Superstorm Sandy. The Rockaways route connects to the Brooklyn Army Terminal and Wall Street and beginning Monday, New Yorkers will be […]

  • 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. […]