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Bill Bratton retires as NYPD commissioner: See photos from walkout

Bill Bratton left police headquarters with his wife for the last time as NYPD commissioner Friday as part of a ceremonial walkout.

The exit came shortly after James O'Neill was sworn in as the new police commissioner in a private ceremony.

See photos from the walkout.

Former NYPD Commissioner William Bratton leaves One Police
Photo Credit: Craig Ruttle

Former NYPD Commissioner William Bratton leaves One Police Plaza in Manhattan with his wife Rikki Klieman, Friday, Sept. 16, 2016, signaling his official retirement from the department.

Former NYPD Commissioner William Bratton leaves One Police
Photo Credit: Craig Ruttle

Former NYPD Commissioner William Bratton leaves One Police Plaza in Manhattan with his wife Rikki Klieman, Friday, Sept. 16, 2016, signaling his official retirement from the department.

Former NYPD Commissioner William Bratton leaves One Police
Photo Credit: Craig Ruttle

Former NYPD Commissioner William Bratton leaves One Police Plaza in Manhattan with his wife Rikki Klieman, Friday, Sept. 16, 2016, signaling his official retirement from the department.

Retired Police Commissioner Bill Bratton and his wife
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Spencer Platt

Retired Police Commissioner Bill Bratton and his wife Rikki Klieman walk through 1 Police Plaza in downtown Manhattan during a ceremonial send-off on Sept. 16, 2016.

Retired Police Commissioner Bill Bratton and his wife
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Spencer Platt

Retired Police Commissioner Bill Bratton and his wife Rikki Klieman stand on an antique police wagon at 1 Police Plaza in downtown Manhattan during a ceremonial send-off on Sept. 16, 2016.

Retired Police Commissioner Bill Bratton and his wife
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Spencer Platt

Retired Police Commissioner Bill Bratton and his wife Rikki Klieman walk through 1 Police Plaza in downtown Manhattan during a ceremonial send-off on Sept. 16, 2016.

Retired Police Commissioner Bill Bratton is saluted by
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Retired Police Commissioner Bill Bratton is saluted by incoming Police Commissioner James O'Neill as he walks through 1 Police Plaza in downtown Manhattan during a ceremonial send-off on Sept. 16, 2016.

Retired Police Commissioner Bill Bratton and his wife
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Spencer Platt

Retired Police Commissioner Bill Bratton and his wife Rikki Klieman walk through 1 Police Plaza in downtown Manhattan during a ceremonial send-off on Sept. 16, 2016.

Retired Police Commissioner Bill Bratton and his wife
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Spencer Platt

Retired Police Commissioner Bill Bratton and his wife Rikki Klieman stand on an antique police wagon at 1 Police Plaza in downtown Manhattan during a ceremonial send-off on Sept. 16, 2016.

Retired Police Commissioner Bill Bratton and his wife
Photo Credit: Yeong-Ung Yang

Retired Police Commissioner Bill Bratton and his wife Rikki Klieman leave 1 Police Plaza in a ceremonial send-off on Sept. 16, 2016.

Bill Bratton shakes hands with police officers as
Photo Credit: Yeong-Ung Yang

Bill Bratton shakes hands with police officers as he leaves 1 Police Plaza on Sept. 16, 2016, his final day as police commissioner.

Mayor Bill de Blasio shakes hands with retired
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Mayor Bill de Blasio shakes hands with retired Police Commissioner Bill Bratton as he leaves 1 Police Plaza on Sept. 16, 2016.

Bill Bratton leaves 1 Police Plaza on Sept.
Photo Credit: Yeong-Ung Yang

Bill Bratton leaves 1 Police Plaza on Sept. 16, 2016, his final day as police commissioner.

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