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ACLU Lawsuit Claims Ex-Pine Lawn Mayor Falsely Arrested

A former mayor of the St. Louis County town of Pine Lawn alleges in a lawsuit, that he was repeatedly falsely arrested as part of a smear campaign orchestrated by his successor.

04/21/2015

Robert McCulloch, the Prosecuting Attorney for St. Louis County, announces the arrest of Jeffery Williams for last week's shooting of two police officers working at a protest outside the Ferguson, Missouri police station on March 15, 2015 in Clayton, Missouri. Williams, a 20-year-old black male, is reported to have been active in protest in Ferguson following the shooting death of Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer last August. McCulloch stated that the officers may not have been the intended targets. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Ferguson Protesters Say They Don’t Know Jeffrey Williams

Prosecutor Bob McCulloch identified Williams as the suspect in Thursday’s shooting of police near protest scene

03/15/2015

Coalition of black elected officials, clergy and the NAACP react to the U.S. Department of Justice's report on the Ferguson Police Department during a news conference on March 8, 2015 (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Coalition of Black Leaders Supports DOJ Action in Ferguson

Some call for new leadership at police department and city hall, while others are going to Jefferson City for solutions

03/08/2015

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NAACP Wants New Grand Jury Convened In Michael Brown Shooting

The NAACP’s Legal Defense and Educational Fund, citing “grave legal concerns,” is asking a Missouri judge to convene a new grand jury to consider charges against the Ferguson police officer who fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown.

01/07/2015

Members of the NAACP and their supporters start out for the first day of Journey for Justice, a seven-day 120-mile march from the Canfield Green apartments where Michael Brown was killed to the Governor's mansion in Jefferson City, Missouri on November 29, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri.   (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Was NAACP Bus Window Shot Out in Rosebud?

The Gasconade County Sheriff is questioning media reports of an NAACP bus window being shot out in the small town of Rosebud, Missouri.

12/06/2014

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Ferguson Marchers Arrive At Missouri Capitol

Chants of “Hands Up, Don’t Shoot” could be heard throughout the capitol rotunda

12/05/2014

Michael Brown decision protest march in Brentwood, Mo. on November 29, 2014 (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Ferguson Marchers Make Their Way to Missouri Capitol

About 50 people protesting the police shooting of Michael Brown are expected to arrive at the Missouri Capitol after a march from the shooting site in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson.

12/05/2014

Members of the NAACP and their supporters start out for the first day of Journey for Justice, seven-day 120-mile march from the Canfield Green apartments where Michael Brown was killed to the Governor's mansion in Jefferson City, Missouri on November 29, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri.   (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

NAACP Begins March From Ferguson To Jefferson City

Mission is to call for new leadership in Ferguson police department for for police reforms nationwide.

11/29/2014

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 25:  Protesters react to the St. Louis grand jury decision not to indict Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown on November 25, 2014 in New York City.  Michael Brown was shot by Officer Darren Wilson on August 9, 2014, his death sparked riots in Ferguson Missouri in August.  (Photo by Justin Heiman/Getty Images)

NAACP: Grand Jury Decision Not to Indict Darren Wilson a ‘Brutal Injustice’

The head of the NAACP is calling the grand jury decision not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown a “brutal injustice.”

11/25/2014

Residents begin to gather at the Michael Brown memorial ahead of the grand jury announcement on November 24, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

NAACP Announces March From Ferguson To Jeff City

President Cornell Brooks says they’ll call on Gov. Nixon to remove the Ferguson police chief

11/24/2014

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