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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.

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When Does An Online Rant Become A Dangerous Threat?

Ismaaiyl Brinsley began his Saturday, by making anti-police threats online.

34 mins ago

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.

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Black bunting and a flag at half staff over the NYPD 84th Precinct on December 21, 2014 in Brooklyn. (Photo by Michael Graae/Getty Images)

NYPD, Other Departments On High Alert After Officers Killed In Brooklyn

The slayings of Officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu Saturday afternoon in Brooklyn heightened fears about the safety of law enforcement officials nationwide, though there is no evidence any threats are imminent.

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NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 20: The scene at a shooting where two New York City police officers were killed execution style Saturday afternoon as they sat in their marked police car on a Brooklyn street corner
> on December 20, 2014 in New York City. The suspect, who killed his girlfriend in Baltimore earlier in the day, was apparently motivated by the deaths of Eric Garner and Michael Brown. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

President Obama, Family Of Michael Brown Condemn Killing Of Two NYPD Officers In Brooklyn

President Barack Obama says he unconditionally condemns the murder of two police officers shot in broad daylight on Saturday in New York.

12/21/2014

Nassau Police vehicle. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Local Police Departments Take Precautions Following Deadly Shooting Of Cops In Brooklyn

The deadly shooting of two NYPD officers in Brooklyn has prompted police departments around the New York area to take precautions.

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

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Two NYPD Officers Killed In ‘Execution-Style’ Shooting In Brooklyn

The officers, who have been identified as 40-year-old Rafael Ramos and 32-year-old Wenjian Liu, were shot at approximately 2:47 p.m., in Bedford-Stuyvesant.

12/20/2014

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

NYPD In Mourning Over Deaths Of Officers Rafael Ramos, Wenjian Liu

Flags are flying at half-staff at the New York Police Department’s 84th precinct in Downtown Brooklyn after two officers were gunned down Saturday afternoon while on duty.

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

Surveillance video of a woman wanted for questioning in connection with the robbery of a jewelry store on Coney Island Avenue in Brooklyn. (credit: NYPD)

Police Release Photo Of Woman Wanted For Questioning In Brooklyn Smash-And-Grab Jewelry Robbery

Investigators believe the woman may have helped two men get inside and rob Farah’s Gold and Diamond jewelry back on Dec. 3.

12/19/2014

A fire ripped through a building on Stillwell Avenue in Coney Island, Brooklyn on Thursday, Dec. 18. (Credit: Nuraim, via Twitter)

Fire Sweeps Through Building Across From Coney Island Subway Terminal

An extra-alarm fire broke out Thursday evening in a commercial building in Coney Island, Brooklyn – right across from the busy elevated subway terminal.

12/18/2014

FILE -- NYPD vehicle. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Apparent Love Triangle Turns Deadly, Brooklyn Man Charged In Pair Of Stabbing Deaths

A man has been arrested and charged in connection with the death of his wife and another man.

12/18/2014

A man was struck and killed by a subway train at the Avenue M stop in Midwood, Brooklyn on Thursday, Dec. 18. (Credit: Joey Baghdadi, via Instagram)

Subway Train Strikes, Kills Man In Midwood, Brooklyn

A man was struck and killed by a subway train in Midwood, Brooklyn Thursday evening.

12/18/2014

Surveillance video of two men wanted for robbing a jewelry store on Coney Island Avenue in Brooklyn. (credit: NYPD)

Police Want To Question Woman In Brooklyn Smash-And-Grab Jewelry Robbery

Police said Thursday that a woman was wanted for questioning in the smash-and-grab robbery of a jewelry store in Midwood, Brooklyn earlier this month.

12/18/2014

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