Following a fatal police shooting that has fueled weeks of protests, Missouri lawmakers could consider legislation that would remove local prosecutors from decisions about whether to charge police involved in deadly shootings.
The U.S. Attorney in St. Louis is urging the public to trust the system as the feds do their own investigation of the Michael Brown shooting case.
Calls for St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch’s recusal from the Michael Brown case are growing. St. Louis Alderman Antonio French is one of several activists calling for his removal and the indictment of Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson.
St. Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch released a statement Thursday stating he has no intention of recusing himself from the Michael Brown case, and that Gov. Nixon needs to “settle this issue now.”
A Missouri grand jury could begin hearing evidence as soon as Wednesday to determine whether any charges should be filed against the white suburban police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown.
Amid calls from protestors and politicians for him to recuse himself, St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch says he would comply, if Governor asks him to step aside
A Missouri grand jury could begin hearing evidence Wednesday in the shooting death of a black teenager by a white police officer in suburban St. Louis.
St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Bob McCulloch says don’t expect any details in the Michael Brown case any time soon.
DNA samples could be destroyed after four months.
Evidence like graphic crime scene photos will be held back by Judge Milton Wharton.