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Coney Island fire
A police officer who died after responding to a Brooklyn fire was remembered in Far Rockaway as a heroic member of the force, dedicated to his job and family.
A 16-year-old who allegedly set a Coney Island fire that killed a police officer from Far Rockaway has been charged with murder, according to published reports.
An NYPD housing officer from Far Rockaway who was injured in a Coney Island fire allegedly set by a teen has died.