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
  • Video of churro vendor arrest sparks outrage

    While it is illegal to sell or distribute food in the subway system, there’s a bigger question being asked throughout the city: Was Elsa the churro vendor’s arrest over-policing and were the cuffs necessary? And did they have to take away her hand-made goods she was trying to sell to provide for her family? “I feel horrible, very nervous, stressed, absolutely devastating,” Elsa said Monday. The  video has gone viral. Elsa was in tears Monday, just three-days after she says […]

  • 7-year-old boy critically injured after falling out window of Bronx apartment building: police

    SOUNDVIEW, the Bronx — A young boy is fighting for his life after falling out of a ninth-floor window of his Bronx apartment Saturday morning, police said. According to authorities, just before 11 a.m., the 7-year-old boy fell from a bedroom window in his family’s ninth-floor apartment in a building located on Harrod Avenue, near East 174th Street, in the Soundview section of the Bronx. The boy, who is autistic, was rushed to a nearby hospital where he is listed […]

  • Smart thermometers aim to stop the spread of the flu in schools

    NEW YORK — “No-one wants to see their kids sick. They’re so sad and uncomfortable,” said Ariella Tabick, a parent and teacher at Manhattan Star Academy on the city’s upper west side. And that’s why parents and school nurses are using smart thermometers to help keep the flu from spreading in classrooms. “What we can do now is preventative measures like cleaning, and making sure those who can get the flu shot, get the flu shot,” said Phoebe Sun, a […]

  • Worker critically injured in shooting at Bronx juice bar; Suspect sought

    ALLERTON, the Bronx — A father of two was in critical condition Thursday evening after he was shot at the Bronx juice bar he owns late Wednesday, police said. It happened just before 10:30 p.m. at the Healthy Juice Bar on Adee Avenue near White Plains Road. Police say a man shot the 30-year-old victim in the chest. He was taken to the hospital in critical condition. Family told PIX11 the victim, who is the owner of the business, lost […]

  • Deadly counterfeit prescription pills on the rise: federal agents

    Counterfeit pills are getting into the hands of everyone from college students and construction workers, to teachers and lawyers. “You’re playing Russian roulette with your lives,” said Ray Donovan, special agent in charge of the Drug Enforcement Agency’s New York division Monday. The federal law enforcement agency has issued a warning, nationwide. “We notice now through our analysis 27-percent of pills we analyzed are coming up with 2mm or more of fentanyl, and that’s considered lethal,” said DEA NY’s top […]

  • Student volunteers help remove graffiti and clean up Bronx streets

    THE BRONX — From power-washing and painting to raking leaves and picking up litter, student volunteers helped to clean up Bronx streets Sunday. The young volunteers were with Save the Earth from A to Z, which is part of the World Mission Society Church of God. “We are the residents here in the city and we have to care,” said Victor Lozada, regional coordinator of the organization. Part of the community volunteer project for the high school and college students […]

  • Church left reeling after Halloween storm devastates building

    SOUTH JAMAICA, Queens — Hope NYC has been around for the people in southeast Queens for over 10-years. According to parishioners, it gives them a place to pray, a place to help put together an annual Christmas parade, and it gives them hope. But after Thursday’s storm damaged the building, they now have no place to go. “Hope NYC is not just church, it’s home,” said pastor Sharon Ramkhelawan. “29 nationalities of people attend here, and for the hundreds of […]

  • Advocacy groups call on city leaders to ban vaping, flavored tobacco

    On this rainy Halloween, member of of Flavors Hook Kids NYC — a coalition made up of local and national organizations dedicated to end what they say is a youth epidemic — called on council members to sign legislation designed to protect kids from flavored tobacco. “The goals of the group are to ban two bills that are going to go before the city council – one would ban e-flavored cigarettes – and the other would restrict menthol,” said Andre […]

  • Three people struck when car jumps curb after Brooklyn collision: officials

    MIDWOOD, Brooklyn — Multiple pedestrians were injured when they were struck after two vehicles collided in the Midwood section of Brooklyn near Brooklyn College, officials said Friday. An FDNY spokesperson said the call came in at 11:38 a.m., with emergency personnel responding to the corner of Bedford Avenue and Campus Avenue. NYPD officials said two cars were involved in the crash, when one of them went onto the sidewalk near Brooklyn College, striking three women. One of the women suffered […]

  • Construction worker crushed to death in Midtown elevator

    MIDTOWN, Manhattan — A construction worker is dead after being crushed in an elevator shaft Thursday afternoon. The man was working inside a construction elevator when he tried to reach for his phone and the elevator moved up and he got caught on a piece of a metal. The metal crushed his head. He died on the scene He was working at a building on Broadway between 29th and 30th Streets. Three people in total were hurt, two with minor […]

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