The president of the detectives' union reminded his members that they're not a "punching bag."
Detective Mario Muniz was shot by accused child molester Charles Mozdir on Monday, police said.
Thompson evoked Trayvon Martin, but cop unions feel he supports legal frisks.
NYPD Det. Hassan Hamdy testified for three hours before a grand jury .
Law enforcement officials decry new rules that restrict ex-cops to seven-shot clips.
Phil Atkins, an NYPD detective, has been sued seven times in the past 10 years.
NYPD Det. Kevin Czartoryski died in 2010 after suffering a lung ailment.
Union officials blasted NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly's rule banning cops from owning NYPD merchandise.
Murray Weiss reports that in the 43rd Precinct, where the ticket-fixing scandal started, tensions are running high.
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