But we wanted to take a minute to remember the people, including a little girl, who lost their lives at “The Dark Knight Rises'” midnight showing.
Jessica Ghawi was an aspiring broadcast journalist. She was in the process of making a name for herself through her coverage of the Colorado Avalanche hockey team.
Here, Tom Sullivan, Alex's father, pleads for information about his son, which was not readily available in the aftermath of the shooting.
Jesse Childress, 29, was an Air Force staff sergeant from California. He served as a cyber-systems operator.
Here, a carpenter from Illinois writes Childress' name on a cross he created for the fallen servicemember.
Matthew McQuinn, 27, was one of the men who died protecting his girlfriend Samantha Yowler. Yowler's brother Nick Yowler also protected Samantha and escaped without injury.
Balloons bear the names of the 12 Colorado shooting victims at a makeshift memorial for the deceased.
Boik's friends and family leave messages for him during a memorial service at Gateway High School in Aurora, Colo.
Alex Teves was at the movie with his girlfriend Amanda Lindgren. He pushed her to the ground and used his body to cover her during the shooting.
The Virgin Mary heads up a memorial that sits across the street from the Century 16 theatre where the shooting occurred.
Veronica Moser-Sullivan was only six years old at the time of the shooting. She was the youngest victim to die. Her mother was injured during the shooting but survived.
A girl signs a message board erected for the victims across the street from the movie theatre where the deadly shooting happened.
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