Ferguson Police Department
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.
According to CNN, the issue at stake is “a pattern of racially discriminatory tactics used by officers within the Ferguson Police Department.”
The lawyer for former Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson says his client wants to take what happened and make it a “teachable moment.”
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.
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.
The head of the NAACP believes it was “presumptuous” for Gov. Jay Nixon to declare a state of emergency before a grand jury announced its decision whether or not to indict Ferguson officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown.
The New York Times is reporting Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson quietly got married last month to a fellow Ferguson police officer.
The final weekend before the Thanksgiving holiday passed without a grand jury decision on whether to indict a Ferguson police officer, fueling new speculation about the timing as protesters demand justice for Michael Brown.
Billionaire Donald Trump believes there will be riots in Ferguson no matter what the outcome of the grand jury decision is.
After months of heated protests over the death of Michael Brown, Sharpton called the situation in the St. Louis suburb “very tense.”