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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 …

Law Enforcement

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 …

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

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

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 …

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.

Joanna Jolly on Twitter: "#Ferguson crowd getting more and more vocal, police standing still http://t.co/Vk3RNJ9Itd"

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