Nixon: “Under this bill, cops will stop being revenue agents and go back to being cops.”
The effort to erect a Ferguson job training center at the site of a former convenience store that was looted and burned after last summer’s fatal police shooting of Michael Brown is getting underway.
St. Louis Circuit Judge Joseph Walsh III wrote in a 10-page ruling late last week that he reached what he called “the inescapable conclusion” that St. Louis County prosecutor Robert McCulloch “faithfully performed his duty” in connection with the grand jury.
A Justice Department report summary has found across-the-board flaws in police’s response last summer to the protests in Ferguson, including antagonizing crowds and violating free-speech rights.
Since 2014, 58 St. Louis County police officers have left the department, and many say it’s for better pay.
St. Louis County Republican Director of Elections Gary Fuhr says of the signatures that were rejected, “most of the individuals that were rejected were not registered voters.”
Hillary Clinton addressed about 500 people in the North St. Louis County church, speaking about turning grief and anger into action.
Hillary Rodham Clinton is putting America’s struggle with race relations at the forefront of her presidential campaign, joining with church members near the epicenter of violent protests in Ferguson, Missouri, as the nation grapples with the deadly shootings of nine black church members in South Carolina.
It’s round two of the effort to recall Ferguson Mayor James Knowles.
A $37 million plan to improve a St. Louis County street that was the site of many protests following Michael Brown’s death is poised to move forward.