Ferguson Police Department
Fitch says he thinks the feds recognize that it’s “probably very unlikely” that there’s going to be charges against Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson.
Police working security detail outside Ferguson Police Department were spit on & had items thrown at them. No arrests were made.
A group of St. Louis Cardinals fans known as “We Are Darren Wilson” are selling T-shirts supporting the Ferguson police officer who fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown to wear for the National League Championship Series that begins Saturday.
Missouri officials are reportedly planning for possible riots if a Ferguson police officer is not indicted in the death of an 18-year-old African-American.
A caller to KMOX’s Charlie Brennan Show said her brother’s car was quote, “fire-bombed,” Thursday night around the time of the protest outside the Ferguson Police Department.
Stevie Wonder said the mayor of Ferguson, Missouri, isn’t seeing the full picture a month after an unarmed black 18-year-old was killed by a white police officer.
The Justice Department has launched its investigation into police practices in Ferguson, and yesterday St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar said the DOJ will also look at practices in his department.
Attorney General Eric Holder announced the probe, saying that he and his department had heard numerous concerns from people in the St. Louis suburb about police practices, a history of “deep mistrust” and a lack of diversity on the police force.
State Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal says she’s heard over the last two weeks from many who feel they have been pulled over too many times or unfairly targeted.
It’s being called “National March on Ferguson”.