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.
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.
Almost a year after the Michael Brown riots, Knowles says the city is still working to pressure some business owners to clean up their properties.
Dorian Johnson was charged on May 7 of resisting arrest or interfering with a lawful stop or detention.
Advocates for Youth say the money has been going to employment, recreation, health and education.
It has been 10 months since 18-year-old Michael Brown was shot and killed by now-former Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson. The anniversary of Brown’s death will fall on Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015.
Authorities allege members of the New Black Panther Party’s St. Louis County chapter plotted to obtain explosives.
The annual Missouri Attorney General’s report on race disparity in traffic stops shows the highest difference in the report’s 15-year history.
“Mr. McCulloch failed to fulfill his duty of office. So a special prosecutor should be appointed to investigate the grand jury proceeding, itself. Not whether or not Michael Brown was unjustifiably killed. That’s not the question we’re asking,” Ellinger-Locke said.
A federal lawsuit accused the city of St. Ann of often unconstitutionally jailing homeless persons.