Last weekend, by some counts, 10,000 of the police present at the funeral of Officer Ramos turned their backs on Mayor de Blasio. Heads on the Left exploded in anger at the ‘rudeness’. Commissioner Bratton warned officers not to do it again this week.
So media was all atwitter over what the police reaction might be at the services for Officer Liu.
It seemed the hatchet might have been buried when multiple media outlets reported that the police had saluted de Blasio at the wake.
Yet, that wasn’t exactly the full story.