Coverage of funeral for NYPD Detective Brian Simonsen

 

The funeral for Detective Brian "Smiles" Simonsen was held at Church of St. Rosalie in Hampton Bays.

The 42-year-old from Calverton died by friendly fire while responding to a robbery at a T-Mobile in Queens last week.

Watch the video below of the homily given during funeral.

 

Watch the video below to hear New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio speak at the funeral.

 

Watch the video below to hear New York City Police Commissioner James P. O'Neill speak at the funeral.

 

Watch the video below of a friend and colleague give a eulogy at the funeral.

 

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