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Updated January 3, 2015 9:12 PM


No incidents as De Blasio attends wake of slain Officer Wenjian Liu — Photos

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Craig Ruttle
A police officer from a squad with the 84th Precinct briefly rests his head during services Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015, outside the funeral for NYPD Det. Wenjian Liu, one of two officers slain Dec. 20.
Craig Ruttle
NYPD officers carry the coffin of Det. Wenjian Liu Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015, from a funeral home in Dyker Heights, Brooklyn. Liu was one of two officers slain Dec. 20 by a gunman who took his own life shortly thereafter on a nearby subway platform. Burial followed in Cypress Hills Cemetery in Brooklyn.
Craig Ruttle
Pei Xia Chen, the wife of Det. Wenjian Liu, leaves the funeral for her slain husband Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015, in Dyker Heights, Brooklyn.
Andrew Theodorakis
NYPD officers line streets around Aievoli & Sons funeral home in Dyker Heights, Brooklyn, on Jan. 4, 2015, for the funeral of Det. Wenjian Liu, who was one of two officers shot execution-style on Dec. 20, 2014.
Andrew Theodorakis
NYPD officers line streets around Aievoli & Sons funeral home in Dyker Heights, Brooklyn, on Jan. 4, 2015, as the hearse bearing the coffin of Det. Wenjian Liu, heads to Cypress Hills Cemetery in Brooklyn for a burial.
Andrew Theodorakis
NYPD motorcycle units lead the funeral procession for Det. Wenjian Liu from a Dyker Heights funeral home to Cypress Hills Cemetery. Liu, who was one of two officers shot execution-style on Dec. 20, 2014.
Andrew Theodorakis
NYPD officers line streets around Aievoli & Sons funeral home in Dyker Heights, Brooklyn, on Jan. 4, 2015, for the funeral of Det. Wenjian Liu, who was one of two officers shot execution-style on Dec. 20, 2014.
Andrew Theodorakis
Residents of Dyker Heights stand silently with NYPD officers Sunday morning, Jan. 4, 2015, at the funeral of Officer Wenjian Liu at the Ralph Aievoli & Sons funeral home in the Brooklyn. Lui and Officer Rafael Ramos were assassinated Dec. 20, 2014, as they sat in their patrol car in Brooklyn.
Andrew Theodorakis
NYPD officers line streets around Aievoli & Sons funeral home in Dyker Heights, Brooklyn, on Jan. 4, 2015, for the funeral of Det. Wenjian Liu, who was one of two officers shot execution-style on Dec. 20, 2014.
Andrew Theodorakis
NYPD officers line streets around Aievoli & Sons funeral home in Dyker Heights, Brooklyn, on Jan. 4, 2015, for the funeral of Det. Wenjian Liu, who was one of two officers shot execution-style on Dec. 20, 2014.
Andrew Theodorakis
NYPD officers line streets around Aievoli & Sons funeral home in Dyker Heights, Brooklyn, on Jan. 4, 2015, for the funeral of Det. Wenjian Liu, who was one of two officers shot execution-style on Dec. 20, 2014.
Craig Ruttle
Pei Xia Chen, wife of Det. Wenjian Liu, leaves the funeral for her slain husband Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015, in Dyker Heights, Brooklyn. He was buried in Cypress Hills Cemetery in Brooklyn.
AP / John Minchillo
Heeding the admonition of NYPD Commissioner William Bratton that a funeral is for grieving not grievances, a lone police officer stands front on Jan. 4, 2015, as hundreds of officers witnessing the funeral of Det. Wenjian Liu turned their backs on a television screen showing Mayor Bill de Blasio as he spoke in honor of the Liu who was slain execution-style on Dec. 20 as he sat in a patrol car in Brooklyn.
AP / John Minchillo
Police officers wipe their tears Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015, during the funeral of NYPD Det. Wenjian Liu at Aievoli & Sons funeral home in Dyker Heights, Brooklyn. Liu and NYPD Det. Rafael Ramos, who was buried a week ago, were killed Dec. 20, 2014, by a gunman who later killed himself.
AP / John Minchillo
Despite the admonition from NYPD Commissioner William Bratton that funerals are for grieving not grievances, some NYPD officers turn their backs on the television screen showing Mayor Bill de Blasio as he spoke at the funeral of slain Det. Wenjian Liu on Jan. 4, 2015 in Dyker Heights, Brooklyn.
Andrew Theodorakis
NYPD officers line streets around Aievoli & Sons funeral home in Dyker Heights, Brooklyn on Jan. 4, 2015, for the funeral for Det. Wenjian Liu.
Andrew Theodorakis
NYPD officers line streets around Aievoli & Sons funeral home in Dyker Heights, Brooklyn on Jan. 4, 2015, for the funeral for Det. Wenjian Liu.
EPA / Peter Foley
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and his wife, Chirlane McCray, arrive for funeral Jan. 4, 2015, of slain NYPD Det. Wenjian Liu at the Aievoli funeral home in Dyker Heights, Brooklyn.
EPA / Peter Foley
NYPD Commissioner William Bratton arrives Jan. 4, 2015, for the funeral of slain Det. Wenjian Liu at the Ralph Aievoli & Sons funeral home in Brooklyn.
AP / Julio Cortez
NYPD officers line streets around Aievoli & Sons funeral home in Dyker Heights, Brooklyn, on Jan. 4, 2015, for the funeral for Det. Wenjian Liu.
Charles Eckert
Wei Tang Liu, the father of slain NYPD Det. Wenjian Liu, leaves his son's home in Brooklyn headed to a funeral on Jan. 4, 2015, at the Ralph Aievoli & Sons funeral home in Dyker Heights.
Charles Eckert
NYPD officers escort Pei Xia Chen, the wife of slain Det. Wenjian Liu, as she leaves her house in Brooklyn on Jan. 4, 2015, for the funeral of her husband of two months.
Craig Ruttle
NYPD motorcycle officers Jan. 4, 2015, at a funeral home in Brooklyn for the funeral of slain Det. Wenjian Liu, who was shot execution-style on Dec. 20 as he sat with a partner, NYPD Det. Rafael Ramos in a patrol car in Brooklyn. Ramos was buried this past week.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio arrives Jan. 3, 2014 at a Dyker Heights funeral home in Brooklyn for the wake of slain Det. Wenjian Liu. With the mayor are, at left, First Deputy NYPD Commissioner Benjamin Tucker, and NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton.
Charles Eckert
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and his girlfriend Sandra Lee leave the wake of Det. Wenjian Liu at Aievoli Funeral Home in Brooklyn on Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015.
Charles Eckert
Mayor Bill de Blasio walks to the wake of Det. Wenjian Liu at Aievoli Funeral Home in Brooklyn on Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015
 
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