Tom Jackson

Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson joins Mark Reardon in studio.
(KMOX/ Ben Boyd)

County Police Assume Ferguson Security Detail

Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson gave reasons such as lack of resources and manpower for his request.


Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson joins Mark Reardon in studio.
(KMOX/ Ben Boyd)

Mark Reardon: Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson In Studio

Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson discusses the Michael Brown shooting, the Saturday shooting of a Ferguson police officer, and Jackson’s apology regarding Michale Brown’s death.


Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson speaks with KMOX's Mark Reardon about Ferguson happenings on Sept. 30, 2014 (Ben Boyd/KMOX)

Ferguson Police Chief: Body Cameras Required to be On at Certain Times

The Ferguson police officer shot Saturday was wearing a brand new body camera. So why wasn’t it on?


Rev. Al Sharpton (L) raises his hands while flanked by Lesley McSpadden (C) and Michael Brown Sr.(R), parents of Michael Brown who was killed by police in Ferguson, MO., during a news conference at the National Press Club, September 25, 2014 in Washington, DC. Rev. Sharpton called for federal review of racial violence and discrimination in the law enforcement community.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Michael Brown’s Parents Unmoved By Chief’s Apology

Michael Brown Sr. : “An apology would be when Darren Wilson has handcuffs, processed and charged with murder.”


A protester displays signs and T-shirt during a rally in support of Officer Darren Wilson on August 23, 2014,  in St. Louis, Missouri. (Michael B. Thomas/AFP/Getty Images)

Ferguson Chief Bans Wilson Bracelets

Justice Department also says Ferguson police must wear name plates while on duty


Captain Ronald Johnson (L), of the MIssouri HIghway Patrol is seen with St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson prior to the funeral of slain 18-year old teenager Michael Brown Jr. at Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church in St. Louis, Missouri on August 25, 2014. (Michael B. Thomas/AFP/Getty Images)

Achieving Diversity Among Police Ranks Not Easy

Associated Press national writers use Ferguson & Maryland Heights as examples


Members of the Ferguson Police department wear body cameras during a rally August 30, 2014, in Ferguson, Missouri.  Michael Brown, an 18-year-old unarmed teenager, was shot and killed by Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson on August 9. His death caused several days of violent protests along with rioting and looting in Ferguson. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)

Ferguson Police Now Wearing Body Cams

Chief Tom Jackson says his department was given 50 cameras and officers were trained on their use.


A demonstrator holds a sign reading, "Dont Shoot", with a picture of Michael Brown on August 17, 2014, in Ferguson, Missouri. Violent outbreaks have taken place in Ferguson since the shooting death of Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer on August 9th. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Key Figures in the Michael Brown Shooting

A look at the key figures in the case of 18-year-old Michael Brown, who was unarmed when he was fatally shot by a Ferguson, Missouri, police officer on Aug. 9—a death that has stoked days of violent unrest north of St. Louis.


Lesley McSpadden, mother of slain 18-year-old Michael Brown speaks during a press conference at Jennings Mason Temple Church of God In Christ, on August 11, 2014 in Jennings, Missouri. (Photo by Michael B. Thomas/Getty Images)

Brown’s Family Upset About Release of Surveillance Video

The family of Michael Brown is upset with Ferguson police for releasing a video allegedly showing Michael Brown stealing cigars from a convenience store.


Photo: KMOX/Michael Calhoun

Police: Michael Brown Struggled With Officer Before Shooting

St. Louis County police chief Jon Belmar says teen tried to grab officer’s sidearm.




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