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Relatives Weep at Slain NYPD Officer Wenjian Liu's Weekend Wake

Liu was laid out in his uniform, with his NYPD badge and hat placed on his body inside the open casket. Candles and incense burned nearby, and a white banner held a message in Chinese: “His bravery is still with us.”

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Video: NYPD Officers Salute Mayor at Fallen Officer's Wake, Turn Backs to Him at Funeral

At Liu's funeral the bitterness between the police and the mayor was once again on display as dozens of officers turned their backs on de Blasio as he spoke. The protest defied a request from the city’s police chief not to use the funeral to protest the mayor.

Ambush Attacks on LEOs Tripled in 2014

What's most notable about the NLEOMF's new report on line-of-duty deaths in 2014 is the spike in firearms-related incidents and especially ambushes that resulted in officers' deaths in 2014.

Streets to Be Renamed for NYPD Officers Killed in Brooklyn Ambush

New York City plans to honor the two NYPD officers murdered by a gunman as they sat in their squad car in Brooklyn earlier this month by naming streets near their homes for them.

Funeral Set for 2nd NYPD Officer Killed in Ambush

The second of two New York City police officers to be buried after a daylight ambush will be mourned at a funeral this upcoming weekend.

Thousands Attend Funeral for Slain NYPD Officer

On Saturday, thousands attended the funeral of Officer Rafael Ramos, N.Y.P.D. Shield No. 6335, who was murdered Dec. 20 along with another officer for their choice of occupation.

NYPD Beefs Up Security After Credible Threats from Baltimore Gang

The NYPD, in a statement, said it had launched roughly 40 investigations and made four arrests after assessing hundreds of 911 and 311 calls, along with online postings.

Biden to Attend Fallen NYPD Officer's Funeral

Vice President Joe Biden will attend the funeral of NYPD Officer Rafael Ramos on Saturday, the White House said Tuesday.

New Yorkers Observe Moment of Silence for Slain Officers

At the Bedford-Stuyvesant memorial created at the death site, a few dozen police officers and firefighters removed their hats and bowed their heads in honor of slain Officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu.

Sharpton Says Protests Will Continue Despite Ambush Murders of Officers

Sharpton, who joined Garner's relatives over the weekend to denounce the slaying of the officers, said he would not change planned prayer vigils at the scene of Garner's death and elsewhere over the coming days to mark the family's first Christmas without him.