Outpouring of Support for Slain NYPD Officer Rafael Ramos

Sea of blue uniforms stretching for blocks, pay their respects as new threats against the police create anxiety.
2:24 | 12/27/14

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We begin with an extraordinary scene in New York. An outpouri iing for one of the police officers shot, playing respects to officer Rafael Ramos. Outside the wake, heavily armed guards standing watch on the ground. Signs of the high anxiety tonight with new threats against police. David Wright starts us off tonight. Reporter: The casket of officer Rafael Ramos, draped in the green, white, and blue flag of the NYPD. Eight pallbearers hoisting it high, shoulder level, for one final salute. In ancient Rome, this is how they carried Julius Caesar. Tomorrow they will be here from Philadelphia, San Francisco, Boston, and elsewhere. 25,000 policemen expected. This contingent arrived today from L.A. Nearly 700 police officers arriving already. Courtesy of free flights offered by jetblue. At least seven arrests this week. One man overheard saying they should have killed two white cops. Many rank and file officers blame New York's mayor. Today, this banner flying, Deblasio, our backs are turned to you. Reporter: Here in queens tonight, the wake for officer Ramos, open casket. And the line of police officers in their dress blues extends three or four blocks. Tomorrow, the funeral. Vice president is expected to attend. Now to the Sony hack attack and a new battle front in the cyber war.

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