- Feb 25, 2020
Family, friends and hundreds of service members in uniform remembered the heroism and self-sacrifice of Luis Alvarez during an emotional funeral Mass for him at Immaculate Conception Church in Astoria in New York City borough of Queens.
Former NYPD officer Steven McDonald died Tuesday, January 10. He had become known for peacemaking efforts after he survived near-fatal gunshot wounds when he was a young officer. McDonald says it was only by forgiving his attacker that he could come to terms with his injury and his life.