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Fallen NYPD officer saved 5 lives with organ donation

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NEW YORK - New York City police officer Wilbert Mora, who was killed in the line of duty, just helped saved five more lives because of a choice he made before his death.
Mora, 27, decided to be an organ donor.
"He's a hero," Roxanne Watson, an organ transplant recipient, said Thursday on "NewsNation Prime." "Organ donors are heroes. That's all it is to it. And he's a hero over and over and his passing is not only going to save those five people, but it's gonna save thousands of others because people are motivated now to go ahead and do exactly what he did - sign up to be an organ...
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Why Killings of Police Officers Are on the Rise | Opinion

Why Killings of Police Officers Are on the Rise | Opinion

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Yes, reform is necessary, but it shouldn't come at the expense of police officers and their families.
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