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3 years ago

Baton Rouge chief showed 'courage' for not firing police officer who Tasered Alton Sterling: Attorney

Both of the attorneys representing the police officers who were involved in the deadly confrontation with Alton Sterling praised Baton Rouge Police Chief Murphy Paul.
3 years ago
Police chief showed 'courage' for not firing officer who Tasered Sterling: Attorney
4 years ago

Slain Baton Rouge Police Officer and Veteran Mourned at Funeral

Matthew Gerald and his fellow officers died in a "targeted" attack against cops.
4 years ago
Slain Baton Rouge Cop Mourned at Funeral
4 years ago

Hero's Send-Off: Sgt. Bruce Simmons Leaves Hospital in Baton Rouge

Police officer who was injured in deadly police shooting received cheers and salutes from doctors, nurses, police and well-wishers.
4 years ago
Hero's Send-Off: Sgt. Bruce Simmons Leaves Hospital in Baton Rouge
4 years ago

Critically Injured East Baton Rouge Deputy Is 'Fighting for His Life,' Sheriff Says

"It's in God's hands and we have to see what happens," the sheriff said.
4 years ago
East Baton Rouge Deputy Is 'Fighting for His Life'
4 years ago

Baton Rouge Shooter Linked to Black Sovereign Movement

Gavin Long declared himself a member of a “tribe” with “special laws.”
4 years ago
Baton Rouge Shooter Linked to Black Sovereign Movement
4 years ago

One Baton Rouge Shooting Victim Was Killed Trying to Help Fellow Officer

A deputy left his cover when he saw a fallen officer.
4 years ago
Deputy Killed by Gunman Was Trying to Help Fellow Officer
4 years ago

Baton Rouge: Timeline of Shooting

A look at the attack that left three police officers dead.
4 years ago
Baton Rouge: Timeline of Shooting
4 years ago

Slain Baton Rouge Cop 'Went Out of His Way' to Help People, Uncle Says

Montrell Jackson, 32, was one of the three officers killed Sunday.
4 years ago
Slain Baton Rouge Cop 'Went Out of His Way' to Help People
4 years ago

How the Baton Rouge Police Shootings Unfolded

The shootings left three officers dead and three others wounded.
4 years ago
How the Baton Rouge Police Shootings Unfolded
4 years ago

Witness in Baton Rouge Police Shootings Recounts Gunman 'Running at Me' With a Rifle

"When he saw me, he stopped in his path," the witness told ABC News.
4 years ago
Witness in Baton Rouge Police Shootings Recounts Gunman 'Running at Me'
4 years ago

Gunman Identified in Shooting That Killed 3 Baton Rouge Officers

"This is truly a sad day in Baton Rouge," Mayor Kip Holden said.
4 years ago
Gunman Identified in Shooting That Killed 3 Baton Rouge Officers
4 years ago

Investigators Scour Baton Rouge Gunman's Social Media as Motive Remains Unknown

Gavin Long went by the pseudonym Cosmo Setepenra on his social media accounts.
4 years ago
Investigators Scour Gunman's Social Media as Motive Remains Unknown
4 years ago

Attorney General Loretta Lynch Condemns 'Heinous Attacks' in Baton Rouge

Three police officers were killed and three others wounded in Sunday assault.
4 years ago
Attorney General Condemns 'Heinous Attacks' in Baton Rouge
4 years ago

Baton Rouge Cop Killer Was Ex-Marine

Records show Gavin Long, 29, served for five years.
4 years ago
Baton Rouge Cop Killer Was Ex-Marine
4 years ago

Officers Killed in Baton Rouge Shooting Identified

The three deceased officers were identified along with some of the injured.
4 years ago
Officers Killed in Baton Rouge Shooting Identified
4 years ago

Cops on High Alert, Patrolling in Pairs After Baton Rouge Police Shootings

At least three cops were killed in shootings in Baton Rouge this morning.
4 years ago
Cops Patrolling in Pairs After Baton Rouge Police Shootings