“This is not just about the police shooting a young man,” Moore said. “It’s about life, period. About what’s acceptable and what’s not.”
St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson promised to show the public a video from the front line of police at his news conference Wednesday regarding the protests at Page Avenue and Walton Road in north St. Louis.
County Executive does not believe charges filed a year after arrests give county a black eye.
The group’s Missouri chapter leader says Belmar is the reason violence and unrest continues in Ferguson.
It was the second night of peaceful protests and the third night in a row without injury in Ferguson related protests.
Missouri law allows anyone with a concealed carry permit to openly display a firearm anywhere in the state.
I-70 shut down, federal courthouse blocked and frozen water bottles thrown at police, but no shootings on Monday.
Belmar told The Associated Press: “They’re not going to take the street tonight. That’s not going to happen.”
About 10 p.m., the St. Louis County Police Department tweeted that the “unruly” crowd was throwing frozen water bottles at police.
Police arrested 56 demonstrators attempting to enter the federal courthouse in downtown St. Louis as part of a day of civil disobedience marking one year since Michael Brown’s death.