Multiple outlets reported late Tuesday that Chief Thomas Jackson is expected to step down from the Ferguson Police Department as soon as next week. The chief and city mayor deny the report.
A new Amnesty International report accuses the agencies that policed the Ferguson protests of improperly using force, among other things.
One of the doctors who analyzed the official autopsy of Michael Brown told MSNBC on Thursday that she could not be sure that he reached for Officer Darren Wilson’s gun, although it was a possibility.
Officer Darren Wilson has told investigators the teen punched and scratched him, and reached for his gun during a struggle that later ended in Brown’s death.
“Ferguson October” included a march in downtown St. Louis and drew demonstrators from across the U.S.
According to a recent survey, 72% of white people in St. Louis County do not think Darren Wilson should be charged for the fatal shooting of Michael Brown. A grand jury now has until next year to decide whether he should face criminal charges.
Attorney Ben Crump accuses the St. Louis Post-Dispatch of trying to drive web traffic with its pursuit of Michael Brown’s record.
Two construction workers who saw Michael Brown’s death are speaking to media.
Donations go to Shield of Hope, a 501c3. The charity shares the same address as a police union in St. Louis.
“We have legal processes that are set in motion, that are designed after centuries of Anglo-American jurisprudence tradition.”
The shooting of an unarmed black teenager by a police officer ignited tensions in Ferguson, Mo., and around the nation. Read coverage from the first eight days of unrest in Ferguson, Mo.
Six months ago, Darren Wilson won an award for his “extraordinary effort in the line of duty.” Last week, he shot an unarmed teenager in Ferguson, Mo. The shooting has ignited protests in the city and around the country.
The shooting of an unarmed black teenager by a police officer ignited tensions in Ferguson, Mo., and around the nation. Continued coverage here.