The deadly police shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed teenager, in Ferguson prompted nationwide outrage and weeks of protests . But police in the area apparently still have a lot to learn.
ThinkProgress, Sat, Sep 20 2014 @ 10:41 PM
County police officers shot and killed a man after he allegedly pointed a rifle at them during a chase in suburban St. Louis, less than five miles from the site of the August shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white Ferguson officer that sparked weeks of unrest. The shooting happened Wednesday night in Jennings a St. Louis County town of 15,000 residents.
KRON 4, Thu, Sep 18 2014 @ 12:38 PM
FERGUSON, MO Police say demonstrators in Ferguson were blocking traffic, punching vehicles, and telling drivers to turn around while protesting on South Florissant Saturday afternoon. Protests began this morning at the Farmer's Market, but later moved to the Ferguson Police Department.
KMOV-TV Saint Louis, Sat, Sep 20 2014 @ 08:08 PM
ST. LOUIS St. Louis County Police are investigating a chemical leak in a residential neighborhood in West County. The leak happened in the 2000 block of Seven Pines, near the intersection of Olive and Fee.
KMOV-TV Saint Louis, Sat, Sep 20 2014 @ 05:09 PM
You're about to meet an outspoken young man, in a town much in the news over this summer. Jane Pauley is our guide: In Ferguson, Mo., last month, after a police officer shot and killed an unarmed 18-year-old, Michael Brown, amid all the anger and shouting on the streets, a boy approached the microphone at a meeting of the St. Louis County Council: "I would just like to say that the people of Ferguson, I believe, don't need tear gas thrown at them.
CBS News, Sat, Sep 20 2014 @ 04:16 PM