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Gov. Jay Nixon released a statement ordering the Missouri National Guard to begin a systematic process of withdrawing from Ferguson.
Gov. Jay Nixon issued a statement regarding the ongoing situation in Ferguson, stating that there would be no curfew Monday night.
Nearly jubilant mood reins in Ferguson after Highway Patrol takes over security.
He’s an African American. He’s from North St. Louis County. And as a local commander of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, his job Thursday night is to establish calm in Ferguson.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol will take over supervising security in the St. Louis suburb that’s been the scene of violent protests since a police officer fatally shot an unarmed black teenager, the governor announced Thursday.
On Aug. 9, 18-year-old Michael Brown, a recent high school graduate about to start college, was shot and killed by a Ferguson, Mo., police officer. Brown was unarmed.
An eastern Missouri boy has died following a collision of two dirt bikes at a state park in St. Francois County.
Warren J. Gladders, 64, of Wentzville, Missouri, entered the guilty plea in U.S. District Court in St. Louis.
After completing 26 weeks of police academy training, the 98th class of Missouri State Highway Patrol troopers graduated today.
Brandon Ellingson of Clive, Iowa, had been placed in a life vest and was being transported for a sobriety test late Saturday afternoon.