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NY Police Commissioner: Officer's Funeral No Place for 'Grievances'

Uniformed police from across the United States lined up Saturday in Brooklyn, New York, for the wake of Wenjian Liu, one of two police officers killed in an ambush last month, and some officers saluted the city's mayor and police commissioner when they arrived. Commissioner William Bratton had asked officers to refrain from political statements at the wake for Liu, as well as at his funeral Sunday. The killing of Liu and Rafael Ramos on December 20 as they sat in their patrol car...

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