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Ferguson Police Shooting

Officer: Shooting Outside Ferguson Police Department ‘Ambush’

Two officers were shot in front of the Ferguson Police Department early Thursday, authorities said.

03/12/2015

Ferguson, Missouri Mayor James Knowles addresses a press conference with the announcement that Police Chief Thomas Jackson will step down, in Ferguson, Missouri on March 11, 2015. Jacksons departure is being called a mutual separation and will be effective March 19.     Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

Ferguson Mayor Announces Police Chief’s Resignation

James Knowles says “mutual agreement” reached with Tom Jackson

03/11/2015

The Ferguson, Missouri, Police Department headquarters  as shown March 3, 2015 in Ferguson. Reports say the Justice Department has discovered patterns of discrimination within the police department for disproportionately ticketing and arresting African-Americans. Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

UPDATE: Ferguson PD Submits Racial Disparity Data to Koster’s Office

Attorney General Chris Koster’s office says Ferguson has now complied with state law

03/10/2015

Coalition of black elected officials, clergy and the NAACP react to the U.S. Department of Justice's report on the Ferguson Police Department during a news conference on March 8, 2015 (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Coalition of Black Leaders Supports DOJ Action in Ferguson

Some call for new leadership at police department and city hall, while others are going to Jefferson City for solutions

03/08/2015

Protesters against police line at the Ferguson Police Department on March 4. (Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

Ferguson Protesters Return to Police Headquarters

Protesters outside police headquarters in Ferguson shouted “I told you so!” after the U.S. Department of Justice found patterns of discrimination in the department.

03/05/2015

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

FERGUSON, MO - AUGUST 13:  Police Chief Thomas Jackson fields questions related to the shooting death of teenager Michael Brown during a press conference on August 13, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. Brown was shot and killed by a Ferguson police officer on Saturday. Ferguson has experienced three days of violent protests since the killing.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Report: Justice Dept. Preparing to Sue Ferguson Police Department

According to CNN, the issue at stake is “a pattern of racially discriminatory tactics used by officers within the Ferguson Police Department.”

02/19/2015

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

Lawyer: Darren Wilson Wants to Translate Event Into Teachable Moment

The lawyer for former Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson says his client wants to take what happened and make it a “teachable moment.”

12/01/2014

Karen Gold paints on a boarded window of her store in Ferguson. (Photo by JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Ferguson Residents Clean Up, Hope For Calm

Business owners and residents boarded up windows and cleared away debris in Ferguson; they’re hoping for a tentative return to normal after two nights of unrest.

11/26/2014

Looters enter a Meineke store in Ferguson on November 26, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)

UPDATED: 58 Arrested as Ferguson Protesters Throw Rocks, Bottles at Police

National Guard reinforcements helped contain the latest protests in Ferguson, preventing a second night of the chaos that led to arson and looting after a grand jury decided not to indict the police officer who killed Michael Brown.

11/26/2014

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