Protesters and law enforcement appear to be uniting in some communities after a tense few weeks following the deaths of Alton Sterling, Philando Castile and eight police officers in Dallas and Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
The Wichita, Kansas, community came together for a barbecue Sunday night.
Hundreds of people packed a park in Wichita for the First Steps Community Cookout with a goal of building a stronger relationship among law enforcement, activists and the community. And they're not alone.
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Video includes clips from WBRZ, KWCH, CNN, Facebook / First Steps Cook Out, KAKE, KTVT, KSTP and Twitter / @WichitaPolice, and images from Twitter / @WichitaPolice.