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After cop’s slaying, a call for more bullet-resistant glass

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    A police officer works near the site where an officer was killed in the Bronx section of New York. Police officer Miosotis Familia was shot to death early Wednesday, ambushed inside her command post by an ex-convict, authorities said. He was later killed after pulling a gun on police.

After two officers were fatally gunned down through the window of their squad car in 2014, the nation’s largest police force embarked on an ambitious plan to outfit all of its squad cars with inch-thick bullet-resistant glass and armored door panels capable of stopping a round from a .44 Magnum. Read more

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