NYPD Officers Turn Their Backs On Mayor Bill De Blasio During Slain Cop’s Funeral



Hundreds of NYPD officers angered by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s presence at a funeral for a slain cop had a mini-demonstration of their own today, ABC News reports.

For the second time this month, NYPD officers have turned their backs on de Blasio in the aftermath of Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu’s execution at the hands of a disgruntled citizen.

As mourners gathered to remember Ramos at Christ Tabernacle Church in Queens today, a number of high-profile people like Vice President Joe Biden came out to pay their final respects. Most were respectful of the somber tone for today’s funeral, but some couldn’t pass up the opportunity to use it as a chance to protest.

At least one person held a sign calling for de Blasio to be ousted from office. When the mayor did step up to the podium to say a few words about…

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