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Myles Miller is a law enforcement reporter for WPIX-TV and a correspondent for CBS Radio News (WCBS-AM.)

He’s covered the Inauguration of President Donald Trump, 2016 Democratic National Convention, the visit of Pope Francis to New York and the Chelsea bombing among other major events since joining in 2015.

He was a White House correspondent for The Daily, where he traveled across the country with President Barack Obama, covering landmark stories including the death of Osama bin Laden, the Supreme Court decision on the Affordable Care Act and the 2012 Presidential campaign.

In 2012, he reported for and helped launch “Chasing News” for Fox TV Stations.

In 2015, he helped the New York Times launch their breaking news video desk.

Miller’s started his career at the Daily News, in high school. Where as a part of a summer program and later as an intern, he covered city politics and government for their suburban newspapers—Bronx Boro, Queens and Brooklyn News.

He’s written for Reuters, New York Post, FOXNews.com, The Daily Caller and Womens Wear Daily.

He is a member of Investigative Reporters and Editors, National Association of Black Journalists, New York Press Club and the National Forensics League.

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    NYPD department surgeon taken into custody for alleged rape: sources

    NEW YORK — An NYPD department surgeon allegedly offered to drive a women home from a bar after she said she was feeling sick Saturday night, but then took her to his home and raped her, police sources said. The two met at Delilah’s Bar in Manhattan, police sources said. The NYPD surgeon, who supervises the care of injured officers and decides when they can return to duty, took her to his home in Brooklyn instead of driving her home. He allegedly raped her […]

  • Officials in boat rescue mom, son stuck in stalled car on flooded NJ street

    KEARNY, NJ — A mom and her son were on their way home Sunday when their car stalled on a New Jersey street and then started to flood. They’d just come off of Route 280 when the car stalled. “They didn’t shut the road down and I came through and I couldn’t make it,” she said. “It shut down – the whole car.” Water from the heavy rains quickly filled the car. Both the woman and her son, who was in […]

  • Human remains recovered in Freeport, 58 gang-related arrests made: police

    LONG ISLAND – The Nassau County Police Department confirmed human remains were found in a wooded area in Freeport, Long Island. During a news conference Saturday afternoon, authorities said investigation is early on, but the death is likely gang-related. Officials also announced that 58 arrests of gang members have been made since Thursday night due to increased enforcement. Six of the arrests are from the MS-13 gang, police said. Despite the ongoing investigation, officials have assured the community that the […]

  • Possible human remains found in Nassau County park: FBI

    NASSAU COUNTY, N.Y. — Possible human remains have been found in a park in Nassau County, miles from where the remains of a missing teenager were found last week, FBI officials said Wednesday. What is believed to be human remains was uncovered in Freeport’s Cow Meadow Park, officials said. The scene is being processed, and officials with the FBI Long Island Gang Task Force are working with the Nassau County Police Department. “The FBI will not have further comment on the […]

  • NYPD Police Academy graduate pops the question right after ceremony with help from PIX11

    MIDTOWN—A newly sworn in NYPD officers surprised his girlfriend with a proposal with some help from PIX11. Phillip Santana, 30, popped the question to his girlfriend Jennifer Guzman after graduating from the Police Academy, Monday. The officer pretended to be interviewed by PIX11 about his new role as a cop. This reporter asked Santana to spell his name and that of his fiancee. Santana replied with feigned surprise, “fiancee? Well, you know what?” He turned to a fellow recruit who […]

  • MTA to announce replacement of Metrocards with ‘tap’ system

    Say goodbye to the swipe. The MTA board is expected to vote for a proposal that would completely replace the Metrocard. The project, estimated to cost more than $570 million, builds a new system where straphangers will be able to use their phones or a scanner card to pay the fare rather than swiping a metrocard. If the board approves of the proposal, the new system would be available for passengers to use in 2019, with Metrocards completely phasing out […]

  • Man offering free hugs attacks another woman in Union Square

    UNION SQUARE, Manhattan — The “free hugs” man with a history of harassing women is in custody again for attacking a woman in Union Square. The victim, who told her story exclusively to PIX11, said Jermaine Himmelstein  attacked her when she refused to hug him. She said she was out with her mother and friends taking photos when he approached her multiple times. “I did not expect for this guy to attack us,” she said. “From behind he runs and hits […]

  • Harvey Weinstein ousted by Movie Academy

    Harvey Weinstein — who helped define and shape the sharp-elbowed art of Oscar campaigning — has been expelled from the group that presents the Academy Awards. In the latest and perhaps most symbolic blow to the Hollywood mogul since a host of sexual harassment and assault allegations went public nine days ago, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences board voted on Saturday to strip Weinstein’s membership. In a statement, the academy said the action, which is effective immediately, […]

  • Man arrested after making bomb threat, leaving package at LaGuardia Airport

    QUEENS – The Port Authority has cleared the suspicious package at LaGuardia Airport that led to several disrupted flights and inaccessible concourses Saturday morning. Concourse A and B at Terminal B underwent evacuation after 70-year-old John Park of Farmington, Michigan got into an argument with airport personnel, police sources said. The passenger allegedly left a bag on the counter and made statements including the word “bomb,” causing the evacuation, said police sources. The man was quickly taken into custody, with […]

  • Teacher arrested for alleged sexual abuse of student in Brooklyn

    BROOKLYN, N.Y. — A Brooklyn teacher has been arrested on suspicion of sexually abusing a teenage student, authorities said. Mervyn Affoon, 65, faces charges of sexual abuse, forcible touching, criminal sex act and acting in a manner injurious to a child younger than 17, police said. He was taken into custody about 1:30 a.m. Tuesday. A law enforcement source told PIX11 News that Affoon worked at Erasmus Hall High School in Brooklyn. A man by the same name is listed […]

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