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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
  • 15-year-old boy fatally stabbed during dispute in the Bronx

    BELMONT, the Bronx — A 15-year-old Bronx boy whose fatal stabbing has shaken the community and spawned a hashtag, #JusticeforJunior, is being mourned as a good kid days after his slaying, while authorities hunt for the suspects they believe may be part of a gang. Police responded to a call about an assault about 11:40 p.m. Wednesday in front of a deli along East 183rd Street and Bathgate Avenue. Authorities arrived to find that Lesandro Guzman-Feliz, known as Junior, had […]

  • 1 dead, 22 injured in shooting at Trenton Art All Night festival

    TRENTON, N.J. — Two gunmen opened fire at an all-night arts and music festival early Sunday morning, sending people running over each other in the scramble to safety, authorities said. One suspect was killed and 22 people were injured. Of 17 people treated for gunshot wounds, four of them, including a 13-year-old boy, remain in critical condition late Sunday morning, said Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo Onofri. The shots rang out around 2:45 a.m. during the Art All Night Trenton festival that […]

  • Driveways in Long Beach create parking problems for beachgoers

    LONG BEACH — Parking in Long Beach can be tough, especially during peak beach times. “It makes it worse on hot day summer weekends, there is nowhere to park,” said Vincenza Madonia, who owns a bungalow in the Long Island town. “My daughter has friends who came all the way from the city and went back home because they couldn’t find a parking,” she said Friday. And now it’s going to be even harder. The city of Long Beach says […]

  • PIX11 gets exclusive access to ATF’s crime-solving technology

    A microscopic technology is being used more and more by local, state and federal law enforcement agencies across the country. It’s called the National Integrated Ballistic Information Network, or NIBIN. “It’s a database that links shell casings from different crime scenes by the individual fingerprint that’s left on that casing,” said Christopher Amon, deputy chief of firearms operations division at the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF). He oversees the system. There are 180 NIBIN systems across the […]

  • Party held for Bronx survivor shot in the head on 5th birthday

    CLAREMONT, the Bronx— “I’m having fun,” said six-year-old Jaheem Hunter at a celebration of life held in his honor Saturday. Dressed in a Spider-Man costume, walking and talking, it was hard to believe little Jaheem was shot in the head a year ago on his 5th birthday. When asked what he likes about Spider-Man, he answered, “the webs,” with a big smile on his face. In his honor, his family held a “beating gun violence” celebration at the Claremont Neighborhood […]

  • 4 Newark police officers suspended after bar brawl

    NEWARK, N.J. — Four Newark police officers have been suspended, including one officer who was arrested, after they were allegedly involved in a brawl at a private party,  Newark police said Monday. The incident happened at a New Jersey bar Friday night when an off-duty Newark police detective got into an altercation with the bar’s owner, law enforcement sources told PIX11 News. The bar owner was allegedly pistol-whipped by an off-duty officer and the detective allegedly fired a weapon, sources […]

  • Tunnel to Towers runners climb steps at One World Trade Center, raise $500k

    Emotions ran high after runners completed the Tunnel to Towers Tower Climb at One World Trade Center Sunday. “When I was running up all I could think about is all the people who were trying to run down to get out of the building,” said Tricia O’Hara, one out of a thousand runners from around the globe who ran up 2,226 steps to the 104th floor. “I’ll never forget that phone call, wishing me happy birthday. And then five minutes […]

  • Man steals 10-year-old’s cell phone in violent Bronx robbery

    ALLERTON, the Bronx — Authorities are searching for the man who violently robbed a 10-year-old girl of her cell phone in the Bronx last week. It happened on May 25 around 4:50 p.m. as a girl was entering her building in the vicinity of Holland Avenue and Pelham Parkway North in Allerton, police said. An unidentified man followed the victim into the building’s vestibule and forcibly grabbed the girl’s iPhone 7 Plus from her hands, throwing her to the ground, […]

  • Thousands gather in NYC to fight for stronger gun laws, end to gun violence

    LOWER MANHATTAN — People from across the globe gathered in New York, all fighting for stronger gun laws and an end to gun violence. Over a thousand people, from children to adults, turned out for the Youth Over Guns rally at Korean War Veterans Plaza in Brooklyn Saturday and marched across the Brooklyn Bridge together. Many of them held signs, and others pushed a white casket to show what the loss of just one life looks like. “They need to put the […]

  • 9 firefighters injured battling Elmhurst apartment building fire: FDNY

    ELMHURST, Queens — Nine firefighters were injured while battling a fire at an Elmhurst apartment building that left dozens displaces, officials said Monday. Flames broke out Sunday around 11:22 p.m. on 41st Avenue between 80th and 81st streets, FDNY said. The top floor of the seven-story building was overtaken by flames as firefighters responded. Nine firefighters were injured, FDNY said. Six of the firefighters were hospitalized, and three refused medical attention. The extent of their injuries is not known, but all are […]