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Five officers killed and nine injured in an ambush at a peaceful protest, July 7, 2016

Thursday, Jul 12, 2018 at 09:10 PM CDT

Man Wrongfully Identified as Shooting Suspect Files Lawsuit

Man Wrongfully Identified as Shooting Suspect Files Lawsuit

In the immediate aftermath of the July 7 shootings in Downtown Dallas, he was wrongfully identified as a suspect. Now, two years later, a North Texas man has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the...

Tuesday, Jul 10, 2018 at 11:14 AM CDT

Widows of Fallen Dallas Officers Forge Friendship

Widows of Fallen Dallas Officers Forge Friendship

The widows of three of the five Dallas officers killed in the July 7, 2016 shooting in Downtown Dallas spoke to NBC 5’s Kristi Nelson about their lives since the shooting and the friendship they’ve formed.

Friday, Jul 6, 2018 at 07:11 AM CDT

'Everybody Love Everybody' Day: Man’s Mission After July 7

'Everybody Love Everybody' Day: Man’s Mission After July 7

In the aftermath of the July 7 shootings in Dallas, a Trophy Club man felt compelled to do something to help spread more love across North Texas. So he made a sign with three simple words -- "Everybody Love...

Saturday, Jul 7, 2018 at 10:59 AM CDT

Events Honor Officers Killed in 7/7 Ambush

Events Honor Officers Killed in 7/7 Ambush

Events will be held to honor and remember the lives lost in the July 7 police ambush, which was was the deadliest attack on U.S. law enforcement since Sept. 11, 2001.

Friday, Feb 2, 2018 at 10:55 PM CST

SWAT Officer: Negotiation With Dallas Ambush Gunman Lingers

SWAT Officer: Negotiation With Dallas Ambush Gunman Lingers

Dallas SWAT team member Larry Gordon spent more than four hours negotiating with the gunman who killed five Dallas officers. Eighteen months later, part of their conversation still haunts him.

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Five officers -- four Dallas police officers and one Dallas Area Rapid Transit officer -- were killed July 7, 2016 in downtown Dallas when an armed man ambushed and opened fire on police near the end of a peaceful protest against nationwide officer-involved shootings. It was the deadliest attack on U.S. law enforcement since Sept. 11, 2001.

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