Police Again Turn Backs On De Blasio At NYPD Funeral
At a ceremony to honor Detective Wenjian Liu, police disregarded a request from the NYPD commissioner and turned their backs to Mayor de Blasio.By Madison Burke | January 4, 2015
Thousands gathered at a New York City funeral home Sunday to remember fallen NYPD officer Wenjian Liu.
Liu was one of the two officers shot to death last month in their patrol car in Brooklyn.
A Chinese ceremony lead by Buddhist monks was followed by a traditional police ceremony.