NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 27: New York Police Department (NYPD) officers from the 79th precinct stand outside before the funeral of slain NYPD officer Rafael Ramos at the Christ Tabernacle Church December 27, 2014 in the Glenwood section of the Queens borough of New York City. Ramos was shot, along with Police Officer Wenjian Liu while sitting in their patrol car in an ambush attack in Brooklyn on December 20. Thousands of fellow officers, family, friends and Vice President Joseph Biden arrived at the church for the funeral. (Photo by Kevin Hagen/Getty Images)
Public officials, police officers, friends and family filled a Queens church Saturday to remember Rafael Ramos, one of two NYPD officers killed last week.
Both Vice President Joe Biden and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio spoke at the ceremony.
“I’m sure I speak for the whole nation when I say to you that our hearts ache for you,” said Biden.