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Cliffside Park Special Officer Stephen Petruzzello died after being struck by a vehicle on Saturday, Dec. 27. (Credit: Borough of Cliffside Park)

Cliffside Park Officer Fatally Struck By SUV Laid To Rest

A funeral was held Saturday for Cliffside Park Special Officer Stephen Petruzzello.

01/03/2015

Officer Wenjian Liu (credit: NYPD)

Bratton Makes Call For Respect Ahead Of Funeral For Officer Wenjian Liu

Mourners of a New York Police Department officer killed with his partner in an ambush shooting will gather at a Brooklyn funeral home for his wake.

01/02/2015

Funeral Held For One Of Two NYPD Officers Murdered In Brooklyn

Thousands Attend Funeral For Fallen Officer Rafael Ramos

Ramos and NYPD Officer Wenjian Liu were killed as they sat in their patrol car on a Brooklyn street last Saturday.

12/27/2014

Hundreds of cops turn their backs on screen showing Mayor Bill de Blasio speak at Officer Rafael Ramos' funeral (credit: Tony Aiello/CBS2)

NYPD Officers Turn Backs On Mayor During Funeral For Slain Officer Ramos

Officers outside of the church could be seen turning their backs to the jumbotron screen broadcasting the service as de Blasio spoke.

12/27/2014

Blue ribbons are tied to a pole ahead of the funeral of slain New York City Police Officer Rafael Ramos, one of two officers murdered while sitting in their patrol car in an ambush in Brooklyn last Saturday afternoon on December 27, 2014 in New York City. Thousands of fellow officers, family, friends and Vice President Joseph Biden are expected at the church in the Glendale neighborhood of Queens for the funeral. (Photo by Kevin Hagen/Getty Images)

Friends, Family, Community Mourn Loss Of NYPD Officer Rafael Ramos

People in the Glendale community and neighboring towns continue to show up at Christ Tabernacle Church to light candles and say a prayer.

12/27/2014

ribbons tied to fence in Glendale, Queens as tribute to two slain NYPD officers (Credit: CBS2)

Glendale Community Pays Tribute To Fallen Officers Ramos, Liu

A sea of blue ribbons have washed over Glendale, Queens, tied to every pole for block and blocks along Myrtle Avenue, leading the way to Christ Tabernacle Church where wake and funeral services will be held for Officer Rafael Ramos.

12/25/2014

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.

12/24/2014

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

Emily Fedorko (Facebook)

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

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