It was a poignant, heart-wrenching scene at the Jamaica, New York hospital where NYPD personnel turned out to pay tribute to 25-year-old officer Brian Moore, who died earlier today of gunshot injuries to his head and face from a savage weekend attack.

President Obama made brief mention of Moore’s death before proceeding to his pre-planned narrative of the day: Bashing the police.

Wise words as always from Sheriff David Clarke: