New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (centre) leaves the funeral of New York Police Officer Rafael Ramos at the Christ Tabernacle Church in New York. Photo: EPA

Police at funeral for slain officer turn their backs on New York mayor

Numerous NYPD officers snub Mayor Bill De Blasio in an emotional show of solidarity from a group that has felt targeted by recent protests over police violence against black men

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (centre) leaves the funeral of New York Police Officer Rafael Ramos at the Christ Tabernacle Church in New York. Photo: EPA
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