FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 20, 2006
STATEMENT FROM MAYOR MICHAEL R. BLOOMBERG ON GUILTY VERDICT IN KILLING OF NYPD DETECTIVES RODNEY ANDREWS AND JAMES NEMORIN
"Detectives Rodney Andrews and James Nemorin were selfless heroes who put their lives on the line to get illegal guns off the streets of our City. For their families, today's guilty verdict, and the knowledge that a cop killer will not be allowed to roam free, provides some small measure of comfort. We will never forget the sacrifice of Detectives Andrews and Nemorin. We will be forever grateful for their service, courage and dedication to our City. And we will continue to honor their memory by doing everything possible to take illegal guns off the street and protect the safety of all New Yorkers."
Stu Loeser/Virginia Lam (212) 788-2958