St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar was among those being saluted by members of the public
St. Louis police chief explains the action he took after Friday’s protest detail
The public is invited to discuss police relations in St. Louis city and county with the newly formed, governor-appointed Ferguson Commission.
The Gasconade County Sheriff is questioning media reports of an NAACP bus window being shot out in the small town of Rosebud, Missouri.
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.
No violence reported, no arrests
The protesters have made their presence felt downtown – about 200 of them first gathered on the steps of the Old Courthouse, holding a mock trial for St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch and police.
National Guard reinforcements helped contain the latest protests in Ferguson, preventing a second night of the chaos that led to arson and looting after a grand jury decided not to indict the police officer who killed Michael Brown.
Leaders of the Nation of Islam and other black activist groups working to calm tensions in Ferguson are asking protesters to clear the streets of the St. Louis suburb at sunset amid the National Guard’s arrival.
Authorities are setting up a designated protest zone for nightly demonstrations in Ferguson, Missouri.