The images were reminiscent of a war zone: Helmeted officers pointing weapons from armored trucks, flash grenades lighting the night sky and tear gas exploding in crowded streets.
Police Use Tear Gas, Smoke Bombs To Repel Crowds Who Threw Molotov Cocktails During Violent Protests
Police used tear gas and smoke bombs to repel crowds who threw Molotov cocktails during another violent night on the streets of a St. Louis suburb in the wake of the shooting of the unarmed 18-year old Michael Brown.
FERGUSON, Mo. (CBS St. Louis/AP) — Nights of unrest have vied with calls for calm in a St. Louis suburb where an unarmed black teenager was killed by police, while the community is still pressing […]
David Klinger is a former police officer who now teaches at the University of Missouri-St. Louis