Tag: Baton Rouge

At vigil, Biden tries to comfort relatives of slain officers

BATON ROUGE, La. — The gunman's bullets that killed three law enforcement officers in Baton Rouge also targeted the country…

2 years ago

Gunman’s manifesto describes actions as ‘necessary evil’

BATON ROUGE, La. — The man who ambushed and killed three law enforcement officers in Louisiana purportedly described his actions…

2 years ago

‘Sheer brutality’: Police detail Baton Rouge shooting scene

BATON ROUGE, La. — The horrific scene unfolded in a matter of minutes, a black-clad man with military training stalking…

2 years ago

Slain Baton Rouge officers all hailed from same community

DENHAM SPRINGS, La. — Fresh out of the police academy, Matthew Gerald was so proud to bring his cruiser home…

2 years ago

Killer of Baton Rouge law officers a man of mixed messages

BATON ROUGE, La. — Gavin Long was a man of mixed messages. He peddled self-published books with abstract themes about…

2 years ago

Obama urges Americans to tamp down inflammatory rhetoric

WASHINGTON — Confronting another killing of police officers, President Barack Obama on Sunday urged Americans to tamp down inflammatory words…

2 years ago

Three Baton Rouge officers killed in shooting; suspect dead

BATON ROUGE, La. — Three Baton Rouge law enforcement officers were killed and three others wounded Sunday, less than two…

2 years ago

ACLU, other groups sue police over Baton Rouge protests

BATON ROUGE, La. — Civil rights groups and activists sued Baton Rouge law enforcement agencies over their treatment of protesters…

2 years ago