Ed Byrne

NYPD officers hold a moment of silence for Officer Ed Byrne, who was gunned down his patrol car in 1988. (credit: NYPD)

De Blasio, NYPD Remember Slain Cop Ed Byrne On Anniversary Of His Death

On Feb. 26, 1988, Ed Byrne, a 22-year-old rookie cop, was assassinated as he sat in his squad car guarding a witness’ home.

02/26/2015

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4 Men Convicted Of Much-Publicized 1988 Cop Killing Are Now Up For Parole

Four men who were convicted of committing one of the most notorious cop killings in city history are up for parole and could go free.

10/02/2012