NYPD Prepares for Officer Rafael Ramos' Funeral

Vice President Joe Biden and NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio expected to attend the funeral of the officer killed in an ambush last weekend.
0:59 | 12/27/14

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I am Martha gavel I'm going queens for abcnews.com. I want to set the scene a little bit today is the funeral for slain NYPD officer Ramos. And preparations are under way there's a number of media here and you can see the police are beginning to put barricades out. We can also see two person is out front presumably. For officer Ramos. Now security is tight here police are on high alert. After receiving a number of threats in recent days this is actually these same location where yesterday thousands came. For an emotional eight hour wait for officer Ramos today we are expecting to see a number of dignitaries including vice president Joseph Biden. At a may have to Lazio despite its recently strained relationship with police unions officer Ramos is being remembered as the man who was studying to be a pastor. He's behind a wife and two children for his partner who was also killed plans for officer whose funeral have not yet. Released Hamas General Counsel equates.

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