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Wenjian Liu's family visits the makeshift memorial to their slain son on Dec. 24, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Family Of Wenjian Liu Visits Makeshift Memorial For Murdered Officers

They carried two huge wreaths. A line of police officers stood saluting in silence as they placed the wreaths at the site.

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Akai Gurley's family gathers for his funeral on Dec. 6, 2014 (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Loved Ones Say Final Farewell To Akai Gurley, Man Shot Dead By Police

On Friday, loved ones solemnly carried Gurley’s casket into the Brown Memorial Baptist Church in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn, where his wake drew dozens of mourners.

12/06/2014

Police on the scene of a shooting in Tabernacle, NJ. (credit: CBS Philadelphia)

Funeral Held For 3 Children Shot By Mother In Tabernacle, NJ

Friends and family said goodbye to 14-year-old Nicholas Harriman, 11-year-old Alexander Harriman and 8-year-old Nadia Harriman at a service in Tabernacle, New Jersey.

12/06/2014

Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta died at his home in Kent, Connecticut on Oct. 20, 2014. He was 82. (Photo by Brad Barket/Getty Images)

Funeral Held For Legendary Fashion Designer Oscar De La Renta

Luminaries of the fashion and entertainment worlds attended a private funeral Monday for legendary fashion designer Oscar de la Renta.

11/03/2014

NYPD Officer Michael Williams (credit: NYPD)

Friends, Family Pay Respects To Rookie NYPD Officer Killed In Van Crash

Calling hours for Michael Williams are from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 7 to 9 p.m. at the McHoul Funeral Home in Hopewell Junction, New York.

09/24/2014

Photos surround the casket of Michael Brown inside Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church awaiting the start of his funeral on August 25, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Richard Perry-Pool/Getty Images)

Rev. Sharpton Speaks To Thousands At Funeral For Michael Brown In Missouri

In his eulogy, Sharpton police officers who are wrong need to be dealt with.

08/25/2014

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Funeral Service Held For Greenwich High School Teen Killed In Boating Accident

The funeral for 16-year-old Emily Fedorko was held at St. Clement Church in Stamford Monday afternoon.

08/11/2014

Handcuffs (credit: clipart.com)

Stamford Police Bust Alleged Scam Artist By Staking Out His Mom’s Funeral

Police in Stamford, Connecticut have tracked an alleged scam artist who escaped police in that and other states for months.

07/23/2014

Divers work to rescue two 13-year-old boys from the Bronx River on Friday, June 20. (Credit: CBS 2)

Joint Funeral Service Held For Cousins Who Died After Jumping Into Bronx River

It was an open casket service for 13-year-olds Wellington Gavin and Erikson Villa.

06/27/2014

Funeral held for six victims of Newark fire (Credit: CBS 2)

Funeral Held For Family Members Killed In Father’s Day Blaze

All six victims had been sleeping inside the home on Madison Avenue and South 15th Street when the fire broke out.

06/21/2014

Bryanna Soplin

Funeral Held For Teen Killed In Levittown Hit-Run; Suspect Appears In Court

Hundreds gathered at St. Ignatius Church in Hicksville to say goodbye to 13-year-old Bryanna Soplin.

06/19/2014

Sarah Goode (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Family, Friends Bid Final Farewell To 21-Year-Old Sarah Goode

A funeral mass for 21-year-old Sarah Goode was held at St. Sylvester Catholic Church in Medford.

06/19/2014

Dr. Maya Angelou (Photo Credit: Steve Exum/Getty Images)

Family, Friends, Famous Admirers Gather To Pay Tribute To Maya Angelou

Family, friends and famous admirers gathered Saturday and paid tribute to poet, orator and sage Maya Angelou.

06/07/2014

Martin St. Louis during Game 6 against the Pittsburgh Penguins. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Rangers To Attend Funeral Of St. Louis’ Mother After East Finals Opener

The Rangers will be all business for Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals on Saturday. The next day will be rough, win or lose.

05/16/2014

The casket carrying actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, who died of an alleged drug overdose on February 1, 2014, arrives at St. Ignatius of Loyola Catholic Church, for Hoffman's funeral service on February 7, 2014. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Family, Friends Mourn Philip Seymour Hoffman At Upper East Side Funeral

The coffin holding Hoffman’s body was brought out of the Church of St. Ignatius Loyola by pallbearers and put it a hearse, and family and guests began to stream out Friday afternoon.

02/07/2014

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