The story of two New York City police officers, one white and one black, their ambush and murder by black revolutionaries and the efforts to hunt down and capture their killers. Written by
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Foster and Laurie were both former Marines, and both served in combat in Vietnam. Greg Foster earned a Silver Star for rescuing comrades under fire. See more
Rocco Laurie is seen holding either a Colt Python or a Diamondback. NYPD firearm regulations at the time specified fixed-sight service revolvers only and both of the Colts mentioned have adjustable sights. Plus, most Pythons were made in 357 magnum, and NYPD only allowed revolvers chambered in 38 special. See more