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The Ferguson, Missouri, Police Department headquarters  as shown March 3, 2015 in Ferguson. Reports say the Justice Department has discovered patterns of discrimination within the police department for disproportionately ticketing and arresting African-Americans. Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

St. Louis County Officials Prepare for DOJ’s Ferguson Report

St. Louis County officials say they are ready to step up and do what is needed as a result of the DOJ’s findings on the Ferguson police and court system.

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Demonstrators march through the street  on October 13, 2014 in St Louis, Mo. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Ferguson Officials: No Word on Federal Investigations

Ferguson City Attorney Stephanie Karr and Mayor James Knowles III said they have not been contacted by the Department of Justice about any findings, nor given a timeline for completion of the investigations.

02/19/2015

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New Video Shows Brown’s Stepfather Saying ‘I’m Going to Start a Riot’

A new video shows the stepfather of Michael Brown warning he was going to start a riot following a grand jury’s decision not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson.

12/08/2014

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Michael Brown’s Stepfather Apologizes for Comments

“I was so angry and full of raw emotions, as so many others were, and granted, I screamed out words that I shouldn’t have screamed in the heat of the moment,” he said in a statement.

12/03/2014

Louis Head Yelling

Chief Jackson: ‘Pursuing’ Investigation into Whether Brown’s Stepfather Incited Riot

Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson indicated that they are “pursuing” an investigation into whether comments made by Michael Brown’s stepfather the night Ferguson officer Darren Wilson was not indicted by a grand jury incited a riot.

12/02/2014

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McCaskill: Change of Leadership at Ferguson Police Department Would Be ‘Good Thing’

“I think it’s important we start with a clean slate,” she says.

11/07/2014

Police officers work to keep order as demonstrators express their feelings on August 18, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. Violent outbreaks have taken place in Ferguson since the shooting death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer on August 9th. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Report: Darren Wilson Expected to be ‘Eased Out’ of Police Department

Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson is reportedly expected to be “eased out” of the police department.

10/30/2014

Attorney General Eric Holder speaks at the 44th Annual Congressional Black Caucus legislative conference on Sept. 26, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: T.J. Kirkpatrick/Getty Images)

Holder: Ferguson Police Need ‘Wholesale Change’

Attorney General Eric Holder said Wednesday that there was an obvious need for “wholesale change” in the Ferguson, Missouri, police department.

10/29/2014

Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson speaks with a reporter in Ferguson, Mo., on Aug. 12, 2014. Jackson said he will not release the name of the officer that shot and killed unarmed teen Michael Brown on August 9, 2014. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Ferguson Chief Jackson Denies CNN Resignation Reports

At the Ferguson City Council meeting, Jackson denied the report.

10/28/2014

The casket of Michael Brown sits inside Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church awaiting the start of his funeral on August 25, 2014 in St. Louis. (Photo by Robert Cohen-Pool/Getty Images)

Who’s Who In Michael Brown Case

Michael Brown: Brown was shot on August 9, 2014 by Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson. The story of an unarmed 18-year-old black man shot by a white cop prompted protests in Ferguson, which were met by […]

10/17/2014

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