Darren Wilson

Attorneys for the Michael Brown family announce plans for filing a wrongful death civil lawsuit. (Kevin Killeen/KMOX)

Michael Brown’s Parents Announce Civil Lawsuit

Family lawyer says the city of Ferguson and former officer Darren Wilson will be named in a wrongful death suit.

03/05/2015

Ferguson, Missouri Mayor James Knowles reads a prepared statement to reporters in Ferguson,Missouri on March 4, 2015.  Knowles was responding to a Justice Department report that was released on the problems in Ferguson following the riots of 2014.  Photo by BIll Greenblatt/UPI

Ferguson Employee Fired, 2 Others On Leave Over Emails

Ferguson Mayor James Knowles read a brief statement but did not take questions.

03/04/2015

A protester displays signs and T-shirt during a rally in support of Officer Darren Wilson on August 23, 2014,  in St. Louis, Missouri. (Michael B. Thomas/AFP/Getty Images)

Darren Wilson ‘Relieved’ at No Charges From Feds

“It also really does say that the narrative that came out from people like Dorian Johnson and the ‘hands up, don’t shoot,’ that that narrative was simply false,” Wilson’s attorney Neil Bruntrager says.

03/04/2015

Photo of Darren Wilson after Michael Brown altercation  (Courtesy: St. Louis County Prosecuting Office)

CONFIRMED: U.S. Clears Darren Wilson in Ferguson Case, Criticizes Police Force

The Justice Department says it won’t prosecute former Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of an unarmed black 18-year-old that led to weeks of protests.

03/04/2015

Demonstrators march through the street  on October 13, 2014 in St Louis, Mo. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Ferguson Officials: No Word on Federal Investigations

Ferguson City Attorney Stephanie Karr and Mayor James Knowles III said they have not been contacted by the Department of Justice about any findings, nor given a timeline for completion of the investigations.

02/19/2015

Police chase protesters passing by one of their burning cars during clashes following the grand jury decision in the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., on Nov. 24, 2014. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Accountability Hearing Reveals Chaos, Miscommunication During Ferguson Unrest

Eureka Fire Chief Greg Brown and St. Louis County Chief of Special Operations Matt LaVanchy told the committee firefighters were shot at during the unrest and, as a result, were told to stand down, even though residents needed their help.

02/12/2015

Sign outside Zisser Tire along W. Florissant, targeted twice by rioting crowds in the wake of the Michael Brown Jr. shooting. (Brett Blume/KMOX)

Potential Federal Civil Rights Decision Leaves Ferguson Business Owners on Edge

Even though the last couple of nights have been quiet on the streets of North County, there are renewed worries about the possibility of rioting and unrest after news that Darren Wilson is unlikely to face charges for violating the civil rights of Michael Brown.

01/23/2015

A volunteer crew cleans up debris outside Red's BBQ near QT in Ferguson on Aug. 19, 2014. (Brett Blume/KMOX)

Red’s BBQ in Ferguson Will Not Reopen

“Given all of the circumstances, Red’s has decided that it is closing its business and unfortunately will not be reopening,” says attorney Jay Kanzler.

01/21/2015

Photo of Darren Wilson after Michael Brown altercation  (Courtesy: St. Louis County Prosecuting Office)

NYT: Justice Dept. Recommends Former Ferguson Officer be Cleared of Civil Rights Charges

Wilson’s defense attorney, Neil Bruntrager, says he has not told his client to breathe a sigh of relief just yet – he’s heard nothing from the Justice Department.

01/21/2015

Bob Mcculloch takes the oath of office as the St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney  in Clayton, Missouri on January 1, 2015. UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Bar Complaint Filed Against McCulloch

A bar complaint against St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Bob McCulloch and Assistant Prosecuting Attorneys Kathi Alizadeh and Sheila Whirley has been filed regarding the handling of the Ferguson grand jury.

01/05/2015

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