A man with a lengthy rap sheet for homicide, weapons possession, and possession of a machine gun decided to ambush a pair of cops in their patrol vehicle, then hours later entered a police station and opened fire. Just two years after being paroled from a 2002 incident that involved a gunfight with police, a carjacking, and shooting another man.
1 illegal to commit murder
2 illegal to own machine guns in NY
3 illegal to own machine guns in NYC
4 illegal for felon to own guns in USA
5 illegal for felon to own guns in NYS
6 illegal for felon to own guns in NYC
7 illegal for parolee to own guns in NYS
8 illegal for parolee to own guns in NYC
9 illegal to shoot people
10 illegal to carry gun in NYC without nearly impossible to obtain permit
11 carjacking illegal
I am sure there are more laws here that have been broken, but tell me how one more law will make a difference.