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8 months ago

Baton Rouge city council passes $4.5 million settlement for Alton Sterling's family, 5 years after death

The family of Alton Sterling, a Black man who was killed by police in 2016, is getting a $4.5 million settlement from the city.
8 months ago
City council passes $4.5M settlement for Alton Sterling's family, 5 years after death
4 years ago

Baton Rouge police release video detailing the death of Alton Sterling

Sterling was killed by police almost two years ago.
4 years ago
Baton Rouge police release video detailing the death of Alton Sterling
4 years ago

Police officer who shot Alton Sterling fired from Baton Rouge Police Department

The other officer who was involved in the shooting was suspended for three days.
4 years ago
Police officer who shot Alton Sterling fired from Baton Rouge Police Department
4 years ago

Police officer who shot Alton Sterling fired from Baton Rouge Police Department

The other officer who was involved in the shooting was suspended for three days.
4 years ago
Police officer who shot Alton Sterling fired from Baton Rouge Police Department
4 years ago

Police won't face charges in Alton Sterling shooting case

Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry said on Tuesday that after a lengthy and thorough investigation his office is not going to move ahead and prosecute the officers.
4 years ago
Cops won't face charges in Alton Sterling shooting case
4 years ago

State AG won't press charges against police in the Alton Sterling case

Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry said on Tuesday that after a lengthy and thorough investigation his office is not going to move ahead and prosecute the officers.
4 years ago
State AG won't press charges against police in the Alton Sterling case
4 years ago

Why the Justice Department didn't press charges in the Alton Sterling case

Sterling was shot dead outside a Baton Rouge convenience store last summer.
4 years ago
Why the Justice Department didn't press charges in the Alton Sterling case
5 years ago

Alton Sterling's Aunt Hugs, Prays With Dad of Slain Baton Rouge Cop: 'I Know What They're Going Through'

The aunt of Alton Sterling and the father of a slain Baton Rouge police officer met, embraced and prayed together at a growing makeshift memorial in the city.
5 years ago
Alton Sterling's Aunt Prays With Dad of Slain Baton Rouge Cop
5 years ago

Baton Rouge in Mourning as Alton Sterling Laid to Rest

The funeral for a man killed after altercation with police takes place today.
5 years ago
Baton Rouge in Mourning as Alton Sterling Laid to Rest
5 years ago

Obama Offers Hope to Alton Sterling's Son Cameron: 'The Country Is Not as Divided as It Seems'

The president offered hope to the son of a man fatally shot by police last week.
5 years ago
Obama to Alton Sterling's Son: 'The Country Is Not as Divided as It Seems'
5 years ago

Alton Sterling Was Arrested in '09 After Confrontation With Baton Rouge Cop, Police Report Says

Sterling, 37, died last week after a confrontation with two cops.
5 years ago
Alton Sterling Arrested After '09 Confrontation With Cop
5 years ago

Baton Rouge Cops Said Alton Sterling Tried to Reach for Gun During Altercation: Search Warrant

The Dept. of Justice is investigating Alton Sterling's death.
5 years ago
Search Warrant: Cops Said Alton Sterling Tried to Reach for Gun
5 years ago

Alton Sterling Protesters Confronted With 'Militarized' Police, Suit Says

The lawsuit was filed over the way police's military-style response to protests.
5 years ago
Alton Sterling Protesters Confronted With 'Militarized' Police, Suit Says
5 years ago

Alton Sterling's Son Cameron Urges People to 'Protest in Peace, Not Guns'

Sterling was fatally shot in a confrontation with two Baton Rouge policemen.
5 years ago
Alton Sterling's Son Urges Peaceful Protests, 'Not Guns'
5 years ago

Black Lives Matter Activist Released From Jail After Being Arrested During Protest

Mckesson says he was charged with obstruction of a roadway.
5 years ago
Black Lives Matter Activist Released From Jail
5 years ago

Alton Sterling Shooting: Baton Rouge Community Leaders Call for Investigation Beyond Civil Rights

The local leaders also urged community residents to continue their protests.
5 years ago
Baton Rouge Leaders Call for Investigation Beyond Civil Rights
5 years ago

Tension Between Baton Rouge Residents and Police Predates Alton Sterling's Death

Sterling, 37, was killed early Tuesday by police, sparking protests.
5 years ago
Tension Between Baton Rouge Residents, Police Predates Sterling's Death
5 years ago

Baton Rouge Man's Son Breaks Down as Mom Addresses Deadly Cop Shooting

Alton Sterling, 37, was killed in a confrontation with police early Tuesday.
5 years ago
‘Daddy!’: Alton Sterling's Son Breaks Down Over Cop Shooting
5 years ago

New Video Emerges of Deadly Baton Rouge Police Shooting

The Department of Justice is investigating the shooting.
5 years ago
New Video Emerges of Deadly Baton Rouge Police Shooting
5 years ago

Baton Rouge Cops in Alton Sterling Killing Named

U.S. Department of Justice civil rights division is investigating the shooting.
5 years ago
Officials Name 2 Baton Rouge Cops Tied to Man's Killing
5 years ago

Baton Rouge Police Investigate Fatal Shooting of Black Man at Convenience Store

Dozens of protesters gathered at the site of the shooting late Tuesday.
5 years ago
Protests Erupt After Fatal Police Shooting in Baton Rouge