CeFaan Kim
CeFaan Kim joined the Eyewitness News team as a reporter in September 2015. Since then, CeFaan has covered major national breaking news, including the Chelsea terrorist bombing in September of 2016, where he was the first TV reporter on scene. In 2017 he covered the massive spontaneous protest at JFK Airport in response to President Trump's travel ban executive order. CeFaan has also reported extensively on poverty in the Asian-American community in New York.

Prior to joining Eyewitness News, he was a reporter for News 12 Westchester/Hudson Valley, where he lead the station's coverage of the January 2015 Metro-North train crash that killed 6 people, the deadliest in its history.

CeFaan launched his career in 2003 as a photographer and field producer at NY1 News in New York City. In 2008, he traveled to Iowa and New Hampshire to cover the presidential campaigns of Hillary Clinton, Rudolph Giuliani, and Barack Obama. He also co-produced Eliot Spitzer's 2006 gubernatorial general election debate, Andrew Cuomo's primary debate in his run for State Attorney General, and Hillary Clinton's 2006 senatorial debate.

His exclusive story about a woman who died while waiting for EMTs during the "Christmas Blizzard" of 2010 forced the Bloomberg administration to admit the city's response to the storm had been inadequate.

Born and raised in Philadelphia, CeFaan graduated from New York University where he majored in Broadcast Journalism. He is a former sergeant in the U.S. Army Reserves; he graduated from Non-Commissioned Officer's Academy on the Commandant's List. In addition, CeFaan is a member of the Asian American Journalists Association and serves as co-chair of its Media Watch Committee.

CeFaan's Stories
Reopen News: City Council pushes to expand outdoor dining in New York City
The legislation would have the city identify open spaces like sidewalks, streets, and plazas where restaurants and bars can serve outside -- and create a streamlined permitting process.
Coronavirus News: Magnolia Bakery installing disease-destroying UV lights
Magnolia Bakery is about to be the first restaurant in the country to install a potentially disease-destroying far-ultraviolet light to keep staff and customers safe.
Coronavirus News: Demand for bikes skyrockets at bicycle shop in Queens amid COVID-19 crisis
A bicycle shop in Queens is working nearly around the clock to get bikes into the hands of New Yorkers, who need them now more than ever.
Coronavirus News: Parade held in Queens for boy who beat inflammatory illness linked to COVID-19
On Friday, 8-year-old Jayden Hardowar received a celebratory drive-by parade from fellow Boy Scouts and the NYPD.
Coronavirus News: Legendary pizzeria reopens, struggles to stay open again
At John's Pizzeria of Bleecker Street, it isn't just about the unparalleled coal-fired brick oven pizza.
Coronavirus News: NYC tour guides offer glimpse into future post-COVID-19
As we dig deep into how to rebuild our economy after the coronavirus, New York City tour guides offer a glimpse into the future, from those who know the past.
Coronavirus News: 'Mother' of Brooklyn ER dies of COVID-19 complications
Maria was the head nurse at Kings County Hospital's Emergency Room. Her four daughters are all nurses - two are in Brooklyn and two are in the Philippines. Nursing and caring are in their blood.
Coronavirus News: NYC small businesses taking first steps in reopening amid COVID-19 pandemic
As the number of COVID-19 cases appear to be on the decline in New York City, many small businesses that have been shuttered for months are now slowly reopening.
Coronavirus News: 26-year-old woman dies giving birth during peak of COVID-19 pandemic
Bruce McIntyre is a new father who should be celebrating the birth of his son. Instead, McIntyre is drowning in sorrow after the mother of his son, 26-year-old Amber Isaac, died during childbirth.
Coronavirus News: NYPD breaks up large gatherings in Brooklyn in violation of social distancing
The NYPD cracked down on several large gatherings in violation of social distancing rules in Brooklyn on Thursday.