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Police stand guard at a station house in Brooklyn on Dec. 24, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

NYPD Boosts Security At 2 Brooklyn Precincts After Threats

Security at two stationhouses in Brooklyn has been stepped up as police investigate threats against them in the wake of the deadly shootings of two officers last weekend.

12/24/2014

Mayor Bill de Blasio and his wife, Chirlane, visit the memorial site for two NYPD officers who were shot and killed in Brooklyn on Dec. 23, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Vice President Biden To Attend Funeral For Officer Ramos On Saturday

The mayor, along with his wife, Chirlane, stood silent before placing a bouquet of flowers at the memorial site for Officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos.

12/23/2014

Mayor Bill de Blasio arrives to speak at the Police Athletic League Luncheon on December 22, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Mayor: No Politics, Protests Until Slain NYPD Officers Laid To Rest

Mayor Bill de Blasio is calling on New Yorkers to focus on the families of two slain NYPD officers in the coming days as tensions continue to run high between the mayor and police.

12/22/2014

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Funeral Plans Set For Slain NYPD Officer Rafael Ramos

An NYPD baseball cap surrounded by flowers, teddy bears and candles marks the spot where two police officers were killed by a gunman in Brooklyn who was targeting law enforcement.

12/22/2014

Officers Rafael Ramos, Wenjian Liu, who were killed in their patrol car on Dec. 20, 2014. (Credit: NYPD)

Slain NYPD Officers Receive Farewell Salute As Bodies Leave Woodhull Hospital

Two murdered New York City police officers received a farewell salute as their bodies left Woodhull hospital.

12/21/2014

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Shocking Murder Of Two Cops In Brooklyn Grips City As Christmas Approaches

The shocking murder of two NYPD officers has gripped the city, just days before Christmas.

12/21/2014

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton with Mayor Bill de Blasio at a news conference at Woodhull Hospital following the killing of two NYPD officers on Dec. 20, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Bratton: Gunman Who Killed Two NYPD Cops Made ‘Anti-Police’ Online Posts

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton said the gunman who ambushed and killed two police officers in Brooklyn had made online posts that were “very anti-police.”

12/20/2014

PBA President Patrick Lynch speaks to reporters following the shooting deaths of two NYPD officers in Brooklyn on Dec. 20, 2014. (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Police Unions, Others Blast De Blasio After Shooting Deaths Of Two NYPD Cops

Police union officials blasted Mayor Bill de Blasio, saying the blood of two NYPD cops who were shot and killed in Brooklyn is on his hands.

12/20/2014

A video posted online shows three uniformed officers holding a teen while an officer in street clothing runs up and repeatedly punches him. (credit: YouTube/American News-X/CBS2)

Internal Affairs Opens Probe Into Video Of Confrontation Between Police And Teen

In the video you can hear the crowd react with anger when the plain-clothed officer runs up and punches the teenager who was handcuffed and restrained by three other officers.

12/20/2014

Protesters and police clash at the Staten Island ferry terminal. The protesters were demonstrating against the grand jury decision in the Eric Garner case. (Credit: CBS2)

Alleged Cop-Punching Demonstrator Arraigned, Held On Bond

A man accused of assaulting two police officers during separate protests in response to last week’s Eric Garner grand jury decision was ordered held on $20,000 bail Wednesday night.

12/10/2014

FILE --  A police officer in England trains using a Taser gun. (credit: Carl de Souza/AFP/Getty Images)

In Aftermath Of Jewish Center Shooting, NYPD Eyes Wider Use Of Tasers

The NYPD wants to shock — not shoot. Commissioner Bill Bratton has plans to dramatically increase the number of officers on the streets armed with Tasers.

12/10/2014

Police say a knife-wielding suspect who stabbed a student at the Chabad-Lubavitch Hasidic world headquarters in Crown Heights, Brooklyn was shot and killed by an officer on Dec. 9, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

NYPD: Knife-Wielding Suspect Who Stabbed Student At Brooklyn Synagogue Fatally Shot By Police

A man wielding a knife who stabbed an Israeli student inside a Brooklyn synagogue was fatally shot by police early Tuesday morning when he refused to drop the knife, police said.

12/09/2014

A police officer points his gun at Calvin Peters  inside the Chabad-Lubavitch Hasidic world headquarters in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, on Dec. 9, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Is Anti-Police Climate Making Cops More Hesitant In Dangerous Situations?

The deadly standoff at a Brooklyn Jewish center is igniting concerns that the current anti-police political climate in New York can cause cops to hesitate before they act.

12/09/2014

Animal blessing ceremony at Christ Church United Methodist parish on Dec. 7, 2014 (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Animals Blessed During Holiday Ritual At Manhattan Church

Following the animal blessing, workers sprayed the pews with disinfectant to ensure they were ready for human worshipers.

12/07/2014

NYPD officers monitor a march against stop-and-frisk tactics on Feb. 23, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

Bratton: Report That Maryland Prison Gang Is Targeting Cops Is ‘Overblown’

According to a report in the Staten Island Advance, a warning was issued to some police that 10 members of the Black Guerrilla Family have begun preparing to shoot a cop.

12/07/2014

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