On the night of Tuesday, a police officer was shot down in Las Vegas near the Circus Hotel and Casino while trying to arrest protesters. The officer was seriously wounded by hit in the head. According to police, the gunman was detained.

In another incident in at the Las Vegas Boulevard police forces killed a man. According to the authorities, the man wore a bulletproof vest and carried several weapons. Allegedly he was shot when he tried to open fire on the police forces.

Four police officers were shot during a demonstration in St. Louis, Missouri. The police forces were hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries. The attacker were able to retreat undetected.

According to an as yet unconfirmed report by a journalist, two police officers and a suspect wounded by gunfire have also been taken to hospital in Richmond, Virginia.

In protests against police violence in Cicero, a suburb of Chicago, media reports say two people were killed by police forces. At least 60 were arrested.

On Monday, the black David McAtee was shot dead by police forces during protests. Shortly before the fatal shots were fired, the police officers involved switched off their body cams. The body remained at the scene of the crime for several hours without any fuss from the security forces.

As the contradictions continue to sharpen, Trump threatens to deploy the military. This is something that has never happened before in US history.