A man who opened fire on officers in Ferguson, Missouri, on the one-year anniversary of Michael Brown’s death was critically wounded when the officers shot back, St. Louis County’s police chief said early Monday.
One year after the shooting that cast greater scrutiny on how police interact with black communities, the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, is being marked with a somber march and a moment of silence.
On the eve of the anniversary of Michael Brown being shot and killed during a confrontation with a police officer, Brown’s father said Saturday that the family is still mourning the 18-year-old’s death.
Justice Dept. said no way to tell if officer Darren Wilson lied about fearing for his safety but found evidence of racial bias within the Ferguson police department.
Protesters against “police terror” marched in downtown D.C. Thursday.
Civil liberties groups are teaching District of Columbia residents about ways they can protect themselves during tense encounters with police.
A group of about 100 protesters gathered at Westfield Wheaton mall Thursday to stage a “die-in,” a type of protest that has been popular locally and elsewhere since a jury declined to indict Ferguson, Missouri police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown.
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Protesters have been blocking roads and intersections in Baltimore to call for action after the deaths of unarmed black men at the hands of police.