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Lamont Pride

45 Years To Life

AP | COLLEEN LONG | Posted 04.30.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — A man convicted of firing the shot that killed a policeman during a botched robbery was sentenced Thursday to 45 years to life in pri...

Man Found Guilty In Murder Of NYPD Cop

AP | COLLEEN LONG | Posted 04.13.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — A man accused of firing the shot that killed a police officer during a robbery gone wrong was acquitted Monday of intentionally murde...

Slain NYPD Cop's Partner Gives Teary Testimony

Newsday | William Murphy | Posted 03.31.2013 | New York

A veteran New York City police officer dabbed his eyes with a tissue, gulped water from a paper cup and spoke in bursts Monday as he recalled the nigh...

WATCH: Accused Cop Killer Pleads Not Guilty And Admits He 'Panicked'

Posted 02.09.2012 | New York

The man accused of killing 22-year veteran of the NYPD Peter Figsoski in December told investigators he pulled the trigger by accident and is seeking ...

New York's Finest Cut to the Chase in the Murder of Police Officer Peter Figoski

Audrey Silk | Posted 03.13.2012 | New York
Audrey Silk

The brunt of the fury should have been trained on Lamont Pride first and foremost. In the end, he was solely responsible for his actions.

Alleged Cop Killer Says He Didn't Mean For Murder And Says 'Sorry'

Posted 01.05.2012 | New York

The accused shooter of Officer Peter Figoski, a 22-year veteran of the NYPD, told detectives he had never meant to shoot Figoski and that he was "sorr...

Scholarship Fund For Slain NYPD Officer's 4 Daughters Passes $1 Million In A Week

Posted 12.22.2011 | Impact

A scholarship fund set up for the four surviving daughters of slain NYPD officer, Peter Figoski, passed the $1 million mark in just one week, the New ...

PHOTOS: Mass For NYPD Officer Shot In Brooklyn

AP | By FRANK ELTMAN | Posted 02.18.2012 | New York

BABYLON, N.Y. -- Thousands of police officers from New York City and beyond paid tribute Monday to a patrolman shot to death during a botched robbery ...

Bloomberg Invites Congress To Slain Cop's Funeral

Posted 12.16.2011 | New York

Mayor Michael Bloomberg said Friday he thinks Congress should join him at the funeral of Peter Figoski, the NYPD officer shot and killed earlier this ...

Bloomberg Blasts Judge Who Freed Cop-Killer

Posted 12.15.2011 | New York

Mayor Bloomberg blasted a Brooklyn judge Wednesday for allowing accused cop-killer Lamont Pride to walk free last month when he was in court on drug c...

Five Arraigned For Shooting Death Of NYPD Officer

Posted 02.13.2012 | New York

By TOM HAYS | AP NEW YORK -- A convict accused in the cold-blooded slaying of a New York Police Department officer during a botched robbery alre...

Cop Shot And Killed In Brooklyn

Posted 12.13.2011 | New York

Officer Peter Figoski, a 22-year veteran of the NYPD and a father of four, was shot and killed early Monday morning after interrupting a home invasion...