When a group of people dedicate their lives to protecting you and your family, you feel a deep responsibility to make sure that every one of them comes home safely at the end of each day. It breaks my heart when that doesn't happen.
Russel gave his life so we could live ours - safely and peacefully.On behalf of all New Yorkers, I want to tell you that we are deeply saddened . . . and eternally grateful. I promise we will do everything in our power to make sure that the men who committed this awful crime are brought to swift and full justice."
You, Mr. Mayor, are simply put, full of shit. Forever fighting AGAINST the death penalty but promising to bring these monsters to justice is a caricature of the modern day politician, and were you capable of experiencing even a modicum of shame you'd agree.