Lisa Evers is a general assignment reporter with WNYW-TV/FOX 5 News. You can see her most nights reporting live from just about every possible location in the tri-state area.
She often covers crime and terrorism, drawing on her extensive police, law enforcement, street and community contacts. These sources enable her to give FOX 5 viewers inside and often exclusive information during breaking news stories.
While most of her work is in hard news, Lisa's contacts in the entertainment and sports worlds have helped her land interviews with P. Diddy, 50 Cent and Usher as well as Derek Jeter and Alex Rodriguez.
She has also hosted some illuminating editions of "Good Day Street Talk," FOX 5's public affairs show.
Before FOX 5, Lisa was a general assignment reporter for 1010 WINS. That's where she developed her love of going live on a breaking news story.
In addition to her FOX 5 news position, she also hosts a No. 1-rated weekly talk show on HOT 97 FM called "Street Soldiers," which is geared to a young, urban audience.
Lisa says what she likes most about her job is that she gets to meet so many different people and be in the middle of what's happening every day. She speaks conversational Spanish and French.
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New York Gov. Kathy Hochul is implementing new measures to reign in potentially dangerous posts and stories as online threats continue to rise.
Several NYPD officers and detectives were honored Monday for their bravery and split-second decisions that saved the lives of three men in separate incidents last month.
The hip-hop event on Rikers came less than two weeks after it was announced that Commissioner Louis Molina would be leaving to assume the role of Assistant Deputy Mayor for Public Safety.
According to NYPD statistics, there has been a 21 percent increase in assaults on uniformed police officers on duty this year.
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FOX 5 NY speaks exclusively with Rikers Island Corrections Commissioner Louis Molina about his time trying to turn around the troubled jail.
The plan would create a comprehensive entertainment complex known as Metropolitan Park, that would be headlined by s state-of-the-art casino.
Marie Delille continues her exclusive conversation with FOX 5 NY's Lisa Evers about what to do in her life now
Marie Delille spoke exclusively to FOX 5 NY's Lisa Evers about the moment her neighbor, Jason Pass, shot and killed her husband, Bladimy Mathurin, and her son, Mode Chinwai.