Sitting Bull's 17 yr old son Crow Foot, lay down his life trying to stop his father from being arrested. Why was Sitting Bull arrested? In 1888 Sitting Bull rejected a new offer to sell Sioux land. The U.S. Government became increasingly frustrated by his refusal to negotiate a deal and orders were given for his arrest. Deaths: Indian Police: 6 killed and 1 wounded. Sitting Bull's followers: 7 killed, including his adopted brother Jumping Bull and 3 wounded. Crow Foot, a hero in my book.
Hero police dog shot dead during terrorists' last stand in Paris
Decorated: Seven-year-old police dog Diesel (pictured with her service medals in image identified by police officers at the scene) died during a firefight with suspected ISIS militants behind the Paris massacre
Sitting Bull (1831-December 15, 1890) was a Hunkpapa Lakota Sioux holy man who was a tribal chief during years of resistance to United States government. He was killed by Indian agency police on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation during an attempt to arrest him. Before the Battle of the Little Bighorn, he had a vision in which he saw the defeat of the 7th Cavalry under Lt. Col. George Armstrong Custer on June 25, 1876. Sitting Bull's leadership motivated his people to a major victory.
Three African American students Samuel Ephesians Hammond Jr., 18, Delano Herman Middleton, 17 and Henry Ezekial Smith, 18 were killed by police on February 8, 1968. They were students at one of America's Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) South Carolina State University. Referred to as the Orangeburg Massacre. South Carolina Highway Patrol officers shot and killed protesters on campus on the evening of February 8, 1968.