Sterling was black; both officers are white. Sterling's shooting was caught on cellphone video by an anti-violence group. More demonstrations were expected Saturday afternoon. Her daughter, 4, was in the back seat. Meanwhile, some social media users went so far as calling out Black Lives Matter supporters who didn't tweet "Blue Lives Matter".
Cellphone video of his shooting was posted online , setting off angry protests, and the Justice Department swiftly agreed to open a civil rights investigation . The war on people of colour and minorities needs to be over. Someone yelled "He's got a gun", and officers blasted him to death with several shots, although witness video didn't show Sterling reaching for the alleged gun.
St. Paul police made one arrest after bottles and rocks were thrown by a rogue group of protesters who broke away from a peaceful demonstration outside the governor's residence in the aftermath of a fatal police shooting. Reynolds live-streamed a video on Facebook moments after the shooting, showing Castile's white T-shirt covered in blood and saying that she and her 4-year-old daughter were in the auto.
Addressing the AME Convention, Democratic presidential nominee Ms Clinton said, "there is something wrong with our country". In her speech Friday at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, Clinton grieved for the officers killed in Dallas, and for Sterling and Castile.
On Thursday night, in Dallas, it became a tragic refrain as five police officers were systematically gunned down and seven others injured in a sniper ambush. That is up 44 percent from the 18 officers slain in the same period in 2015, the group said. The confrontation followed the deadliest day for USA law enforcement since the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.
Those in Dallas told Ben they can not believe something like this happened in their city - a city they called "a city of opportunity". On Friday afternoon, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said later Friday that "there appears to have been 1 gunman".