In the wake of the recent police shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, hundreds of protestors staged a demonstration against police brutality, part of a national effort held in several cities across the country.
Demonstrators at Missouri State University who were met with racial slurs and gun gestures during a silent march protesting fatal police shootings are receiving apologies and support from the school.
Five arrests were made as protesters amassed outside the police department and marched to several stores in the area.
A Milwaukee police officer who was fired after shooting a man in a downtown park says in his application for duty disability that he has debilitating mental health issues tied to the incident and later protests in Ferguson, Missouri, over a separate police shooting.
St. Louis city medical examiner Michael Graham, who was not involved in the autopsy, said it’s impossible to conclude whether a close-range injury meant Brown was trying to grab the officer’s gun.
Michael Brown’s aunt believes Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson will “feel the wrath of God’s vengeance” for the shooting death of the 18-year-old.
A report by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch shows the official autopsy supports Ferguson officer Darren Wilson’s claim that Michael Brown struggled with him in his patrol vehicle, and that Brown did not have his hands up when he was shot Aug. 9.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says he will create an independent commission to study issues that have surfaced since the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson.
Tensions are rising in Ferguson as new details about the fatal shooting of Michael Brown emerge.
St. Louis Alderman Antonio French tweets that Nasheed refused bond to spend the night in St. Ann jail.