Police say a suspended St. Louis County officer who had been assigned to patrols in Ferguson has retired amid a review of 2012 video in which the officer calls himself "a killer" and makes incendiary comments about religion and U.S. political leaders.
The Republic, Sat, Aug 30 2014 @ 05:52 PM
Hundreds converge on Ferguson to march for Michael Brown, three weeks after the unarmed black teenager was shot by a white police officer Led by Brown's parents Saturday's demonstrators peacefully made their way through the St. Louis suburb to a makeshift memorial Hours later, hundreds of protesters gathered in front of the suburban p olice ... (more)
Daily Mail, Sat, Aug 30 2014 @ 05:36 PM
A Missouri man who says he was just trying to get to his mom's house and a woman who says she was waiting for a ride and a sundae at McDonald's with her teenage son are among the five plaintiffs who have filed a $40 million lawsuit against Ferguson and St. Louis County police alleging "excessive force" in the wake of the Michael Brown shooting, ... (more)
WOKY-AM Greenfield, Fri, Aug 29 2014 @ 11:27 PM
Missouri seeks disaster declaration for Ferguson. Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has asked federal officials to issue an economic-injury disaster declaration in St. Louis County so that businesses can get aid following looting in Ferguson.
Joplin, Sat, Aug 30 2014 @ 12:43 PM
In a $40 million federal lawsuit, five people arrested recently in Ferguson, Missouri, accuse police of using "wanton and excessive force" and treating U.S. citizens "as if they were war combatants."
WZVN-TV Fort Myers, Fri, Aug 29 2014 @ 12:30 AM