New York Police Department
A gunman who vowed online to shoot two “pigs” in retaliation for the police chokehold death of Eric Garner ambushed two New York City officers in a patrol car and fatally shot them in broad daylight before killing himself, authorities said.
Both officers are expected to be arraigned on Wednesday in New York Superior Court.
Thursday, on the 13th anniversary of the September 11th attacks, there will be a ceremony in the Garden of Reflection in Lower Makefield, Bucks County to honor the heroes among us.
Traffic in both directions was halted around 6 p.m. Monday.
Asked about the surveillance at a news conference, the Governor said that, as a former federal prosecutor, he thought the number one lesson learned from 9-11 was that law enforcement had to share intelligence.
Yale University and student groups are condemning the monitoring of Muslim college students across the Northeast by the New York Police Department, while Rutgers University and leaders of Muslim groups are calling for investigations.