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Fear, Mistrust Linger In Ferguson Despite Reform Efforts By Police

The depths of Ferguson’s policing problems were laid bare in a scathing Justice Department report that accused the Ferguson police of illegal and discriminatory enforcement actions.

August 8, 2015

Journalists Must Rediscover Skepticism

From Ferguson to Charlottesville, the media have been falling down on the job.

March 25, 2015

No Federal Charges Against Officer In Ferguson Shooting, Justice Department Says

No federal charges will be brought against former Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson.

March 4, 2015

Sometimes A Tragedy Is Just A Tragedy

The facts have long since been forgotten in Ferguson.

December 3, 2014

Ferguson Commission Has First Meeting

The first meeting of the Ferguson Commission did not pass without incident.

December 2, 2014

Underlying Causes Of Ferguson Need To Be Addressed

The problems in Ferguson didn’t start overnight — and there are no easy solutions.

December 2, 2014

Ferguson To Set Up Civilian Review Board For Police

Get the latest news out of Ferguson, Missouri.

December 1, 2014

Cop At Center Of Ferguson Case To Leave Force

Darren Wilson’s career as an officer is over.

November 28, 2014

Ferguson Calms Down; Protests Continue Elsewhere

Protests for Michael Brown continue to spread far outside of Ferguson.

November 28, 2014

How Ferguson Became A Partisan Loyalty Test

Unsurprisingly, the facts of the Michael Brown case have been quickly forgotten.

November 26, 2014

Missouri Governor Triples National Guard Presence In Ferguson

Learn more about Governor Nixon’s response to Monday night’s violence.

November 25, 2014

Anger Erupts In Ferguson After Grand Jury Votes Not To Indict Police Officer

Get the latest on the situation in Ferguson.

November 25, 2014

Ferguson Grand Jury Does Not Indict, But Probes Continue In Washington

Darren Wilson isn’t completely in the clear yet.

November 24, 2014

Breaking: No Indictment For Officer Darren Wilson In Michael Brown Shooting

Get the latest on the situation in Ferguson.

November 24, 2014
Eric Holder

With Ferguson Decision Looming, Holder Issues New Police Guidance

Read the attorney general’s plea for calm in Ferguson.

November 21, 2014

Tension Mounts In Ferguson With Every Day Of Waiting

Is the unrest in Ferguson about to boil over again?

November 20, 2014

Officer In Ferguson, Missouri Shooting Testifies Before Grand Jury

By Kim Bell and Robert Patrick, St. Louis Post-Dispatch CLAYTON, Mo. — Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson testified here for almost four hours Tuesday in front of the St. Louis County grand jury investigating his Aug. 9 shooting of Michael Brown, a source with knowledge of the investigation said Wednesday. Wilson was not obligated to […]

September 18, 2014

Grand Jury Now Has Until January To Decide Whether To Charge Ferguson Officer

By Christine Byers, St. Louis Post-Dispatch CLAYTON, Mo. — The grand jury considering whether Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson should be criminally charged in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown now has until Jan. 7 to decide. The extension of the grand jurors’ term of duty does not necessarily mean the job will […]

September 16, 2014

Ferguson Fundraiser Mystery Solved — Or Is It?

By Matt Pearce, Los Angeles Times Two online fundraising pages that raised more than $400,000 for the police officer who killed an unarmed black man in Ferguson, Mo., were shut down this weekend so tax lawyers could decide how best to handle the money, an official told the Los Angeles Times. Mystery has surrounded the […]

September 2, 2014

CNN Broadcasts Alleged Audio Of Black U.S. Teen’s Shooting

Washington (AFP) — A previously undisclosed sound recording captured the shooting of Michael Brown by a white police officer, CNN reported Tuesday, as it broadcast what it said appeared to be audio from the gunfire that killed the unarmed black teen. The FBI, contacted Tuesday by AFP, refused to comment on the authenticity of the […]

August 26, 2014

Little Is Known About Ferguson Police Officer Who Shot Michael Brown

By Jeremy Kohler, David Hunn, and Robert Patrick, St. Louis Post-Dispatch ST. LOUIS — Twelve days after he shot and killed an unarmed teen, the Ferguson police officer behind the gun remains an enigma. While state and federal prosecutors investigate whether crimes were committed in the Aug. 9 killing of Mike Brown, and hundreds march […]

August 21, 2014

Ferguson Police ID Officer Darren Wilson As Shooter Of Michael Brown

By Kevin Mcdermott, St. Louis Post-Dispatch FERGUSON, Mo. — Ferguson Police Chief Thomas Jackson this morning identified Darren Wilson as the officer who shot and killed an unarmed teenager last Saturday. Wilson is a 6-year veteran of the force. He was placed on paid administrative leave after the shooting. Michael Brown, 18, was shot multiple […]

August 15, 2014