Carrie McHargue

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Darren Wilson's Lawyers Release A Statement And It Doesn't Mention Michael Brown

A St. Louis County grand jury decided on Monday not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed 18-year-old, in August.<p>Wilson's lawyers released a statement reacting to the grand jury decision shortly after the announcement. The statement made …

Michael Brown's family: 'ensure that every police officer working the streets in this country wears a body camera'

Ferguson, Missouri has been the center of a broad conversation about racially biased policing, police militarization, and the US justice system since August 9th, when Michael Brown, an unarmed teenager, was shot and killed by police officer Darren Wilson. Tonight, a grand jury responsible for …

It’s not just Ferguson: US cops who kill are rarely indicted

Few were surprised today when Darren Wilson, a white police officer who gunned down an unarmed black youth in Ferguson, Missouri, was not indicted by the grand jury tasked to judge whether a criminal case could be made against him.<p>It’s not just cynicism about a racially-charged case, in which the …

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Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson won't face criminal charges for killing Michael Brown

• A grand jury on November 24 decided not to press charges against Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting of Michael Brown.<br>• The grand jury has regularly met since August 20 to investigate the death of Brown, a black 18-year-old who was unarmed when Wilson fatally shot him on …

RT @holpuch: "When I say Wilson, you say guilty" - Sacramento protests http://t.co/QBSW6vQlfU

Live Updates: 44 Arrests Made On Second Night Of Ferguson Protests

Protests continued across the U.S. on Tuesday, a day after a grand jury did not indict Officer Darren Wilson, who fatally shot unarmed teen Michael Brown. Joel Anderson and Jim Dalrymple II reporting from Ferguson, Missouri, for BuzzFeed News.

Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson Not Indicted In Michael Brown Shooting

CLAYTON, Mo. -- A grand jury has decided not to indict Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson for killing 18-year-old Michael Brown, St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Robert McCulloch announced Monday.<p>McCulloch said members of the jury met for 25 days and heard over 70 hours of testimony from …

RT @akjohnson1922: McCulloch arrives and presser begins http://t.co/KeH2jisCXE

Avery Gales, Missing Child, May Have Run Off To Join Ferguson Protesters

A 13-year-old boy who was reported missing may have left home to join the protests in Ferguson, Missouri.<p>The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that police have put out an Endangered Person Advisory for Avery Gales of Florissant, Missouri.<p>The report mentions that Gales is thought to have run away to …

From @AleemMaqbool: Crowd building outside #Ferguson police station http://t.co/G4sXLZkgWk

Statement: St. Louis County Police Department’s Primary Concern is the Safety of all Citizens http://t.co/k6NEFgEQ7h

RT @nickoza1: Ferguson @12News @usatoday @azcentral #ferguson http://t.co/aLqSnsGnpK

Understanding Ferguson: A guide to the best essays and journalism

There is no single explanation for why Ferguson, Mo., erupted this summer. <b></b>Other communities have wrestled with the aftermath of controversial police shootings. Other cities have struggled with the lingering forces of segregation and racial disadvantage. Other vigils have been held, sermons …

Police officers watch and film protesters in front of the #Ferguson Police department [Pic: @AP_Images] http://t.co/8jI4ENOB0o

RT @OutFrontCNN: Ferguson protesters create human chain blocking intersection ahead of grand jury announcement. Stay w/ @CNN for more. http://t.co/veExC79L37

Cameras, first aid: Canfield Green tenants brace for Brown decision

A resident at the Canfield Green apartments where Michael Brown was fatally shot said the complex in Ferguson, Mo., was quiet Monday after news broke that a St. Louis County grand jury had reached a decision on whether to indict the officer who killed the unarmed 18-year-old.<p>"We're on edge, but …

Will Body Cameras Prevent the Next Ferguson?

All eyes are once again on Ferguson after a Missouri grand jury did not come to a decision regarding Darren Wilson this past Friday. The jury, made up of nine white members and three black, is scheduled to reconvene today to make a decision. 28-year-old Darren Wilson, who shot and killed Michael …

Poll finds racial divide over Wilson charges

Americans are sharply divided along racial lines as to whether Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson should be charged with murder in the shooting death of Michael Brown, a new CNN/ORC poll out Monday finds.<p>Fifty-four percent of nonwhites -- including blacks, Latinos and Asians -- say Wilson should …

In Ferguson, Protesting and Waiting | The New York Times

No charges in Ferguson case; chaos fills streets

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — A grand jury declined Monday to indict white police officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown, the unarmed, black …

Grand jury decision expected today in Darren Wilson case

Ferguson Braces for Grand Jury Decision

Will Monday be the day?<p>Anticipation in Ferguson, Missouri, and around the country has steadily mounted in expectation of a grand jury’s decision …

St. Louis protesters march as grand jury decision looms

Ferguson: Fires and chaos erupts after no indictment - CNN.com

<i>Are you there? Please share photos, videos and thoughts with CNN iReport if you can do so safely.</i><p><b>Ferguson, Missouri (CNN)</b> -- The announcement of a grand jury's decision not to indict Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of unarmed teen Michael Brown was met with chaos Monday …

Ferguson church turns to faith as uncertainty looms - CNN.com