WASHINGTON -- The St. Louis region is on edge this week as residents anxiously await word on whether a grand jury will indict Darren Wilson, the white police officer who killed an unarmed African-American teenager in August. The shooting of Michael B...
Two months into a trial of on-body cameras for Los Angeles Police Department officers, the devices have earned mostly positive feedback, officials said Tuesday.Department officials overseeing the pilot program told the Los Angeles Police Commis
According to a statement made by Justice Department Spokesman Brian Fallon, Attorney General Eric Holder has ordered the Department of Justice to perform a second autopsy on Michael Brown, due to the "extraordinary circumstances" of the case.
"Teaching About Ferguson" (blog post) (via Teaching for Change) (21 August 2014) Offers some ideas and resources for teaching about issues related to what's happening in Ferguson, from police brutality and the militarization of police, to a history of racism, to student fear and resilience. #FergusonSyllabus