The wife of an area police officer has removed family pictures from Facebook because she fears for her family’s safety.
In the wake of the Michael Brown shooting, there are calls for all police officers to wear cameras. It’s already being done in one local community, to rave reviews of just about everyone, including the officers.
POLL: Two in Three Americans Don’t Know Enough to Say Whether Shooting of Michael Brown Was Warranted
Fifty-nine percent of Americans – including 67 percent of whites but just 43 percent of blacks – think the protesters’ actions have gone too far, according to a new CBS News/New York Times poll.
U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill plans to look deeper into the militarization of local police departments. She announced today that she will lead a Senate hearing in September to do just that.
Gov. Jay Nixon released a statement ordering the Missouri National Guard to begin a systematic process of withdrawing from Ferguson.
St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson says police don’t get to pick and choose which crises they’d like to respond to.
Michael Brown was gunned down in Ferguson, and waves of rioting have convulsed the St. Louis suburb for more than 10 days.
There was an incident earlier in which some protestors were upset with a woman who showed support for police officer Darren Wilson.
St. Louis Police are vowing more transparency in the wake of a fatal officer-involved shooting on Tuesday.
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder reassured college students Wednesday in suburban St. Louis, a few miles from where 18-year-old Michael Brown was fatally shot by a police officer, and a group of protesters gathered outside a building where a grand jury was expected to begin hearing evidence to determine whether the officer should be charged.