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Brown's death sparked nationwide protests after he was gunned down by a white police officer while walking home from a convenience store in Ferguson, MO. McSpadden told CNN she felt her son's presence while she worked toward her degree. "I know that ...
Then during her junior year, the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown, an unarmed black man, by a white police officer, and the protests that followed in Ferguson, Missouri, caused her to feel isolated in the predominantly white school. "I lost ...

In 2014, an 18-year-old boy in Ferguson, Missouri, lost his life, as did a 12-year-old boy with a toy gun in Cleveland, Ohio.
Berkeley police Chief Art Jackson said his department began auditing its missing juvenile reports about a month ago when the number was at 20 and has so far accounted for 14.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Following a spike in deadly attacks on police, more than a dozen states have responded this year with "Blue Lives Matter" laws that come down even harder on crimes against law enforcement officers, raising concern among some ...
FILE - In this March 12, 2015, file photo, police shine a light on a helmet as they investigate the scene where two police officers were shot outside the Ferguson Police Department in Ferguson, MO. More than a dozen states this ... who kill or assault ...

FILE - In this March 12, 2015, file photo, police shine a light on a helmet as they investigate the scene where two police officers were shot outside the Ferguson Police Department in Ferguson, MO. More than a dozen states this ... who kill or assault ...
A tentative settlement has been reached in a portion of a federal civil rights suit Ryan Ferguson filed against local officials after his conviction in a 2001 killing ...
They say such measures could undermine the Black Lives Matter movement that grew out of the 2014 killing of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, and other shootings by police around the country. These laws "deepen divisions between law enforcement ...
Thursday, dozens of police officers in St. Louis County laced up their running shoes for a good cause: the annual Torch Run leading up to the Missouri Special Olympics Summer Games. Officers with the St. Louis County SWAT team kicked off the torch run, ...
... Brooklyn criticizing the way newspaper headlines handle issues of race, with her most prolific project singling out the New York Times for its stories about Michael Brown, the black, unarmed teen killed by Ferguson, Missouri police officer Darren ...
"The Missouri State Sheriff's Association has an academy and out of the whole state of Missouri we had three candidates," explained Bullock.
... forward after the Aug. 8, 2014, fatal shooting of teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, MO. That incident and others involving the shooting of unarmed black men sparked debates about the presence of video documentation in confrontations with police.
In a country where police officers are rarely charged with a crime after shooting an unarmed civilian - and even more rarely convicted of said crime - the possibility of removing any kind of federal oversight over police departments like the one in ...
In 2014, an 18-year-old boy in Ferguson, Missouri, lost his life, as did a 12-year-old boy with a toy gun in Cleveland, Ohio.
This edition, two docs from African American directors tackle the topical and complex issues of police accountability and the Black Lives Matter movement during the period between 2014 and 2016.
"I've personally heard Mayor Taylor say San Antonio is not Ferguson, Missouri, basically denying that we have a police misconduct issue here," House told us. "It's like an addict dealing with an addiction - you can't solve the problem until you admit ...

Ferguson police are looking for a suspect who robbed a US Bank early Monday. (Credit: Ferguson police Department). Ferguson Police are looking for a man who robbed a US Bank Monday. (Credit: Ferguson Police Department). Ferguson Police are ...
FERGUSON, MO - AUGUST 17: Michael Brown Sr. and Lesley McSpadden, the parents of slain teenager Michael Brown, attend a rally at Greater Grace Church on August 17, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. Their son was shot and killed by a Ferguson police ...
Elected leaders in Grand Rapids are trying to satisfy critics who say they're not doing enough to change police policies and outcomes critics say are racially biased.
FILE - In this March 12, 2015, file photo, police shine a light on a helmet as they investigate the scene where two police officers were shot outside the Ferguson Police Department in Ferguson, MO. More than a dozen states this ... who kill or assault ...
The hashtag and its meaning became nationally known in 2014 in response to the death of Michael Brown, a black teenager who was shot and killed by police officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Missouri. Since, it has become a rallying cry for racial ...
Reports of the raids started circulating on facebook earlier today, and community activist and former Ferguson protester Derk Brown has been tracking law enforcement activity at what appears to be more than a dozen corner stores and shops across St ...
In 2015, the DOJ found routine constitutional violations by the Ferguson (Mo.) police Department that severely impacted a "community where deep distrust and hostility often characterized interactions between police and area residents." While the ...
Crawford could have been worrying about any number of things on the day of his death, including the charges he was facing from his arrest during the Ferguson protests more than two years ago. But Christmas says his client was clear on one point ...
In 2014, an 18-year-old boy in Ferguson, Missouri, lost his life, as did a 12-year-old boy with a toy gun in Cleveland, Ohio.
Debate over race and policing nationally and in Asheville has left the citizen police Advisory Committee routinely facing emotional and pointed criticisms in front of packed public meetings.
Dallas didn't see the type of riots that boiled over in Ferguson, MO., and Baltimore, which police officials and researchers say is because of relatively calm relations between police and the public. "Is our study definitive?" Piquero said. "Absolutely ...
The act was named after a man ambushed and killed two New York City police officers in December 2014. The assailant had posted on Instagram that he was targeting police in retaliation against police-involved killings in Ferguson, Missouri and New York ...
A video leaked to a television station shows a white Dallas-area police sergeant using a stun gun on a handcuffed black suspect, returning the same police department to the spotlight just weeks after a white officer was charged with murder in the ...
... youth with groups like Black Lives Matter, which rose to prominence behind street-level protests after the killings of African-American men and women by police, including 18-year-old Michael Brown at the hands of a white police officer in Ferguson ...
A video leaked to a television station shows a white Dallas-area police sergeant using a stun gun on a handcuffed black suspect, returning the same police department to the spotlight just weeks after a white officer was charged with murder in the ...
The Missouri Supreme Court has struck down a law - drafted based on city funding information revealed during the investigation into the 2014 Ferguson shooting of Michael Brown - that capped revenues raised from traffic fines at 12.5 percent for a ...
Missouri Highway Patrol Captain Ron Johnson (third from left) joins a group of demonstrators that started marching after Ferguson police Chief Thomas Jackson named Darren Wilson as the shooter of Michael Brown to a crowd of reporters and citizens on ...
St. Louis (AP) - The Missouri Highway Patrol captain who took control of protest security in Ferguson after the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown will lead the agency's new Office of Community Engagement and Outreach. The patrol said Thursday ...
Few police officers ever face trial for shooting deaths, let alone are convicted. On Wednesday, Tulsa police officer Betty Shelby, was found not guilty of felony manslaughter in the shooting of Terence Crutcher, a 40-year-old African-American man ...
Then-President Barack Obama issued an executive order in 2015 that curtailed the program, restricting access to some surplus equipment after an outcry over the use of military gear when police confronted protesters in Ferguson, Missouri after the ...
Then-President Barack Obama issued an executive order in 2015 that curtailed the program, restricting access to some surplus equipment after an outcry over the use of military gear when police confronted protesters in Ferguson, Missouri after the ...
13, 2014, file photo, Edward Crawford Jr. throws a container of tear gas back at police officers during a protest against police in Ferguson, MO., four days after a White police officer fatally shot unarmed Black teenager Michael Brown. Photo: AP/Wide ...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - The Missouri Supreme Court on Tuesday struck down portions of a 2015 law that imposed special requirements on Ferguson and other cities in St. Louis County following a scathing U.S. Department of Justice report on predatory ...
This tool also has been deployed by police in Houston, Oakland, Dallas, Chicago and New York during large demonstrations and disturbances, as well as during the riots in Ferguson, Missouri. Many agencies are pre-recording commands to use during ...
officer Mark MacPhail Jr. sat in the median of Oglethorpe Avenue, outside of Savannah-Chatham police headquarters on Monday.
In the aftermath of Michael Brown's death in Ferguson, MO., in 2014, Pegues orchestrated an interview with police chiefs representing four major U.S. cities. In 2015, he covered all angles of the Charleston, S.C., church killings, beginning with the ...
To clear the streets, police deployed a barrage of tear gas, and protesters who ran were pursued on residential streets by armored trucks and officers clad in tactical gear.
Missouri Auditor Nicole Galloway stands next to a photo of mold-damaged files from the Ferguson municipal court during a news conference Wednesday, April 26, 2017, in St. Louis, where she discussed an audit that gave a poor rating to the court.
Set against a backdrop in which just last week another young black kid was shot and killed by police, Packnett, co-founder of Campaign Zero, defended the use of social media like twitter and affirmed its ability to influence legislation and have a ...
The 2014 death of 17-year-old Michael Brown Jr. in Ferguson, Missouri turned attention to fatal police shootings of African-Americans across the country.
Obama issued the directive in May 2015 following public backlash over military equipment that police used during protests that erupted after Michael Brown's controversial death in Ferguson, MO. The surplus items issued by the Department of Defense ...
... that arose out of high-profile shootings by police of African-American men in cities across the country in recent years, including the 2014 killing of teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, MO., which set off protests and clashes between residents and ...
Three years ago, the killing of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MO., triggered widespread civil unrest that eventually spurred a movement against discrimination in policing and mass incarceration.


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