2 Men Convicted In Death Of Officer Peter Figoski Get 25 Years To LifeOfficer Peter Figoski was shot and killed as officers interrupted the robbery of a drug dealer in Brooklyn.
'Mastermind' Behind Robbery That Left Officer Peter Figoski Dead Found GuiltyMorales did not fire the fatal shot, but prosecutors said he planned the armed robbery of a marijuana dealer who lived in his uncle’s basement. Under state law, if someone is killed during a felony, the person who committed that felony can also be charged with murder.
Alleged Robbery Mastermind On Trial In NYPD Officer's MurderJurors heard opening statements Wednesday in the trial of Nelson Morales, a suspect setting the wheels in motion for a robbery that ended with the fatal shooting of NYPD Officer Peter Figoski.
Lamont Pride Sentenced In Killing Of NYPD Officer Peter FigoskiDuring the trial, prosecutors said Pride and four others plotted to rob a drug dealer who lived in a basement apartment in Brooklyn, but were interrupted by police.
Fellow Officer Describes Finding Body In Alleged Cop Killers' TrialA fellow officer described the gruesome discovery of NYPD Officer Peter Figoski’s body Tuesday, as the trial of the two men charged with Figoski’s murder continued in Brooklyn Supreme Court.
Sen. Proposes Bill To Help Fund College Tuition For Children Of Slain Officers, FirefightersCurrently, children of slain officers and firefighters are entitled to $450 a year for college.
Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Commissioner Ray Kelly Pay Christmas Visit To 75th Precinct Officer Peter Figoski worked there until his death in the line of duty two weeks ago. He was promoted to Detective posthumously.
Officer Glenn Estrada, Partner Of Slain NYPD Cop, Promoted To Detective In Emotional Ceremony He valiantly captured the alleged gunman who shot and killed his partner and on Friday, the NYPD honored its newest detective.
Suspects In Shooting Death Of Det. Peter Figoski Plead Not Guilty All five suspect were formally arraigned. Brooklyn DA Charles Hynes said there will be no plea bargains and all five defendants will go to trial.
Friends, Family, Fellow Officers Gather For Final Farewell To Peter FigoskiOn a crisp and clear winter day, there was a cloud of grief hanging over Babylon on Monday as some 15,000 mourners came to honor the slain officer.
5 Indicted On Murder Charges In Officer Peter Figoski's DeathThough the suspects were not required to appear in court, they showed up and were met by a sea of blue.
How To Donate To 'The Police Foundation Peter Figoski Scholarship Fund'NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly announced that a scholarship fund is being established in honor of slain Officer Peter Figoski. The Police Foundation Peter Figoski Scholarship Fund will pay help for the education of his four daughters.
5 Arraigned In Shooting Death Of NYPD Officer Peter FigoskiThe alleged gunman, Lamont Pride, appeared in court while being shackled and didn't speak as he faced the first-degree murder charge. His four co-defendants were also arraigned Tuesday evening.