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Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson speaks with a reporter in Ferguson, Mo., on Aug. 12, 2014. Jackson said he will not release the name of the officer that shot and killed unarmed teen Michael Brown on August 9, 2014. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

More Arrests in Ferguson Overnight After Chief Marches Briefly With Protestors

With angry residents on all sides calling for him to turn in his resignation, Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson walked down West Florissant Thursday night.

09/26/2014

Lesley McSpadden (R) and Michael Brown (L), the parents of slain 18-year-old Michael Brown, attend an event for their son at the Greater Grace Church on August 17, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Families of Michael Brown, Eric Garner Want Investigations Into Officer-Involved Deaths

The parents of Michael Brown and Eric Garner, two black men who died in encounters with white police officers, joined with civil rights leaders on Thursday to call for a full federal investigation and charges against those involved in their deaths.

09/25/2014

Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson addresses reporters during a news conference on Aug. 13, 2014. (Allison Blood/KMOX)

Chief Jackson’s Videotaped Apology Draws Responses in Ferguson

Chief Tom Jackson’s apology is being praised by some as heartfelt, but will it deter more looting and violence in Ferguson?

09/25/2014

While some in Ferguson looted late Friday night into Saturday morning, others tried to protect local businesses from damage. (Credit: Michael Calhoun, KMOX)

Ferguson Business Owner Committed to Keeping Business in North County

A business owner who suffered heavily at the hands of Ferguson looters makes a commitment to stay in North County, no matter what happens in the future.

09/25/2014

Protesters display signs during a rally in support of Officer Darren Wilson on August 23, 2014,  in St. Louis, Missouri. Wilson is the Ferguson Police Officer involved in the shooting death of teenager Michael Brown on August 9. Black and white Americans have sharply divided opinions over the fatal shooting of black teenager Michael Brown by a white police officer and the consequent protests, a poll showed Friday. A majority of blacks, or 57 percent, think that Brown's shooting was "not justified," the New York Times/CBS News poll found, a view shared by only 18 percent of white respondents. AFP PHOTO/Michael B. Thomas        (Photo credit should read Michael B. Thomas/AFP/Getty Images)

Missouri Police Shown Wearing ‘I Am Darren Wilson’ Bracelet In Ferguson

Law enforcement officers in Missouri have chosen a controversial accessory to their uniforms in the aftermath of the Ferguson shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown in August – “I am Darren Wilson” bracelets.

09/25/2014

Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson speaks with a reporter in Ferguson, Mo., on Aug. 12, 2014. Jackson said he will not release the name of the officer that shot and killed unarmed teen Michael Brown on August 9, 2014. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

VIDEO: Ferguson Police Chief Apologizes to Parents of Michael Brown, Protestors

Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson has issued an apology to the parents of Michael Brown as well as protestors in Ferguson in a new video.

09/25/2014

Protesters yell at police during a rally for Michael Brown August 30, 2014 outside the Police Department in Ferguson, Missouri.   (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)

Justice Department Seeks Input On Ferguson Police

Hundreds turned out, Wednesday, to tell investigators about past experiences with force

09/25/2014

St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch says his office can handle the Ferguson shooting case fairly. Photo: KMOX

McCulloch Says Grand Jury in Michael Brown Case Should Be Finished By Early November

St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch is answering protestors who have been calling for him to turn over the Ferguson shooting case to a special prosecutor.

09/24/2014

Protesters are greeted by a wall of police as they stop their progress onto Highway 70 during an attempted sitdown on the Highway in Ferguson, Missouri on Septmber 10, 2014. About 100 protesters threatened to walk onto and shutdown Highway 70 as a form of civil disobedience related to the Michael Brown shooting and riots in Ferguson, Missouri last month.  Over 200 police stopped the protesters from reaching the highway. About 25 people were arrested.   UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Tensions Between Minorities and Police in St. Louis Nothing New, Says Former Officer

A longtime St. Louis police officer says as bad as things have gotten in Ferguson, troubled race relations are certainly nothing new here.

09/24/2014

Highway Patrol Capt. Ron Johnson briefs the media on Sept. 24, after violence broke out again overnight in Ferguson. Photo: KMOX/Kevin Killeen

Capt. Johnson: 5 Arrested Last Night in Ferguson

Following yesterday morning’s burning of a memorial to 18-year-old Michael Brown, more unrest erupted between police and residents.

09/24/2014

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