NYC officer's funeral for 'grieving not grievance'




 
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January 3rd, 2015  
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By Sebastien Malo NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York City police guards saluted as Mayor Bill de Blasio entered a Brooklyn funeral home on Saturday with his police commissioner for the wake of the second of two patrol officers killed in an ambush last month. Ahead of the wake for Wenjian Liu, believed to be the first Chinese-American officer killed in the line of duty in the city, Commissioner Bill Bratton told his force to refrain from the "act of disrespect" seen at the funeral of Liu's partner, when some of those in uniform turned their backs on de Blasio. ...




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