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Ferguson Riots

Demonstrators, protesting the shooting death of teenager Michael Brown, flee as police shoot tear gas into the crowd of several hundred after someone reportedly threw a bottle at the line of police on Aug. 13, 2014 in Ferguson, Mo. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Ferguson Police Chief: ‘We Have To Respond To Deadly Force’

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.

08/15/2014

Demonstrators, protesting the shooting death of teenager Michael Brown, flee as police shoot tear gas into the crowd of several hundred after someone reportedly threw a bottle at the line of police on Aug. 13, 2014 in Ferguson, Mo. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

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.

08/14/2014

Police lock down a neighborhood, refusing to let people leave on Aug. 11, 2014 in Ferguson, Mo. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Photo: Protester Throws Tear Gas Canister Back At Police While Holding Bag Of Chips

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 […]

08/13/2014

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Rioting in Ferguson, Missouri

David Klinger is a former police officer who now teaches at the University of Missouri-St. Louis

08/11/2014

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