New York, NY) – Comptroller Stringer released the following statement on the murder of NYPD Officer Miosotis Familia:

“It is a tragic and devastating day for New York City. Hearts across the five boroughs were broken to learn that one of our finest was targeted – unprovoked – for wearing the uniform. Officer Familia gave her life protecting our neighborhoods and dedicated herself to making the world a better place. She’s a hero to all of us. Our thoughts and prayers are with her loved ones and the entire NYPD community.”