The man who killed two police officers and a sheriff's deputy in Baton Rouge visited Dallas the week before the shootings and posted a video on YouTube while there about "protesting, oppression and how to deal with bullies."
The funeral for Dallas police officer Patrick Zamarripa was held Saturday in Fort Worth, the city where Zamarripa grew up and graduated from Paschal High School. He later served three tours of duty in Iraq before becoming a police officer. He was a remembered as a peacekeeper and an officer who treated people the right way.
The funeral for Dallas police Officer Patrick Zamarripa was held Saturday in Fort Worth, the city where Zamarripa grew up and graduated from Paschal High School. He later served three tours of duty in Iraq before becoming a police officer.
President Obama is scheduled to be in Texas around noon today, to speak at an interfaith memorial service for Dallas police officers gunned down during a protest last week. While in Texas, the president also will talk to family members of officers killed or injured.
Speaking to a packed Meyerson Symphony Center, filled with police officers, victims’ families and members of the media, President Barack Obama talking about the mood of the nation as it grapples with the divisive issues that led to the Black Lives Matter rally that preceded the shooting in Dallas.
President Obama joins Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings, former President George W. Bush and other dignitaries at an interfaith memorial service at Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center in Dallas for the five police officers killed by a sniper on Thursday
On Sunday, three days after the fatal shootings of five Dallas police officers, Pastor T.D. Jakes moderated a packed town hall meeting at The Potter’s House that included speeches by Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings and a Dallas police officer as well as Lavish “Diamond” Reynolds, girlfriend of Philando Castile, who was killed last week by a Minnesota police officer.
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