WASHINGTON - The shooting in Dallas came as several other police protests were held across the country - including a protest in Washington, D.C.
Hundreds of people peacefully marched from the White House to Capitol Hill on Thursday and more rallies in other major cities are planned for Friday.
In response to the Dallas Police shootings, D.C. Police officers will patrol in teams of two until further notice as a precaution.
Snipers opened fire on police officers in the heart of Dallas Thursday, killing five officers and injuring seven others during protests over two recent fatal police shootings of black men.
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