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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
  • NYPD’s counterterrorism marine unit beefs up security as UN General Assembly gets underway

    NEW YORK — The 73rd annual United Nations General Assembly kicks off Tuesday and world leaders have started to trickle into New York City, with the bigger names, like President Trump coming into town next week, all to discuss issues on a global scale. PIX11’s Jennifer Bisram went for a ride along the East River with the NYPD’s counterterrorism marine unit as the department beefs up security. “Our primary focus is proactive security of the water around the UN itself,” […]

  • Family of slain off-duty NYC correction officer speaks out one day after arrest of alleged gunman

    While the family is feeling some relief that an arrest has been made in the shooting death of Jonathon Narain, a correction officer who was killed on his way to work, they are still heartbroken, knowing nothing can ever bring him back “He was young, smart, determined. motivated,” said NYC firefighter Jason Narain, of his brother. “He just wanted to do better.” He stood with his parents and younger brother outside of the home the family grew up in, in […]

  • Off-duty NYC correction officer killed in Queens; police search for motorcyclist

    SOUTH RICHMOND HILL, Queens — An off-duty New York City correction officer was shot and killed following an interaction with a motorcyclist in Queens early Friday, law enforcement sources said. At about 1:50 a.m. 27-year-old Jonathan Narain was shot in the head inside his car while he was at the traffic light in the corner of 103rd Avenue and 120th Street in South Richmond Hill, according to police. Investigation revealed Narain, who was employed at Rikers Island for about two years, […]

  • Robber caught on video beating, striking employees with liquor bottles in lower Manhattan

    MANHATTAN — Police are searching for a man wanted for two violent robberies that occurred in lower Manhattan on Sunday, leaving an 88-year-old woman and a 66-year-old man hospitalized in serious but stable condition. The first incident happened at about 12:45 p.m. inside Seward Park Liquors, located at 53 Ludlow St. in the Lower East Side. Police said an unknown individual approached an employee with a bottle of liquor in his hands and threatened to hit him if the employee […]

  • NYCHA residents demand answers after 3 workers suspended for alleged sex parties on the job

    THE BRONX — Three supervisors have been suspended for 30 days without pay after allegations of sex parties on the job at the Throggs Neck Houses in the Bronx, according to city officials. “Enough is enough,” chanted residents at a town hall meeting Thursday night. Mold, lead paint, faulty boilers, leaky roofs, and now alleged sex parties on the job involving NYCHA staff — residents want answers and their housing complex properly maintained. “They’re not doing their job, they’re downstairs […]

  • Popular cafe on UWS turns scaffolding into decorations

    UPPER WEST SIDE — Cafe Lalo on the city’s west side is known for their delicious pastries… and now they’re known for something else—their scaffolding decor. “At first it was like, it will boost up moral for our cafe, but if anything it’s helped even more,” said Jenny Contreras, who works at Cafe Lalo. “I’m going to be surprised if we have the same amount of business once it’s taken down, hopefully it stays up.” NYC is no stranger to […]

  • Doctor accused of sexually abusing patient during breast cancer screening may have more victims: DA

    MANHATTAN — A doctor is accused of sexually abusing a patient during a breast cancer screening and investigators believe there may be other victims, the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office said Thursday. Dr. Mark Jackson, 59, allegedly placed his mouth on a patient’s breasts and forced her hand onto his penis during what was supposed to be a screening for breast cancer, investigators said. The alleged assault happened in September 2017 at the Starting Point Clinic, an addiction treatment facility that […]

  • Brooklyn prepares for annual West Indian Day Parade

    FLATBUSH, Brooklyn — From the vibrant colors to the elaborate designs, costumes for this year’s West Indian Day Parade are on full display at Sesame Carnival’s showroom in Brooklyn. “They are the centerpiece and focus of the actual carnival itself that everyone comes to see,” said Aisha Carr, a Sesame Carnival band leader. Sesame Carnival has been designing intricate costumes for 35 years. This year they have six collections with more than 350 pieces already sold. The cost per costume is […]

  • Hate crime eyed in attack on clerk at East Harlem bodega

    EAST HARLEM, Manhattan — Surveillance video obtained by PIX11 News on Friday shows a vicious attack inside of an East Harlem bodega and police are investigating whether the assault was a hate crime. The video shows a man walking into the Green Olive Deli on East 116th Street. He says something to the clerk behind the counter then, seemingly out of nowhere, punches him and runs out of the store. Workers told PIX11 News the attacker asked them if they […]

  • Neighbors rescue toddler dangling from fourth floor window of Queens building

    SUNNYSIDE, Queens —  A 2-year old boy in Sunnyside now has a second chance at life thanks to some quick-thinking neighbors who spotted him dangling out of fourth-floor apartment window Saturday evening, according to neighbors. Sonia Ramirez who lives on the first floor and jumped into action when she saw Prabis. “I never thought that I would do something like that, put this tiny arm to save that 49-pound, 2-year old baby,” she told PIX11 Sunday. “When I saw the baby […]