NYC Crime: Mourning and Outrage Over Cop’s Murder
Produced by Neil A. Carousso
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — Grief turns into anger over gun violence in New York City as thousands of NYPD officers and cops from around the country gathered at St. Patrick’s Cathedral on Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue where murdered Detective Jason Rivera’s funeral was held Friday morning.
In her eulogy, Rivera’s widow Dominique gave a pointed message for New York’s leaders who are vowing to act on rising crime. Lynda Lopez examines how they aim to restore safety to the city’s streets on The 880 Weekly Rewind.
Listen to The 880 Weekly Rewind Podcast for a deep dive into the top stories of the week, produced by Neil A. Carousso for WCBS-AM New York.