Feds Launching Investigation of Entire Ferguson Police Department

Source: NPR The U.S. Department of Justice will launch an investigation into police tactics in Ferguson, Mo., NPR’s Carrie Johnson reports, with a focus on looking for a pattern or practice of discriminatory policing. Carrie reports that department was holding off on announcing the investigation until clashes in the town died down. Federal authorities had held off on announcing a …

Autopsy Reveals Unarmed Michael Brown Shot 6 Times, 2 In the Head

BREAKING NEWS: The New York Times has obtained a copy of an advanced copy of the private autopsy conducted by famed medical examiner Dr. Michael Baden that shows that 18-year-old unarmed Michael Brown was shot 6 times by Ferguson Police Officer Darrin Wilson including one in the top of the head.  Click here to read the exclusive article from the …

2nd Eyewitness: UnArmed Teenager Brown Killed By Police With Hands In The Air

Source: KMOV.COM FERGUSON, Mo. (KMOV.com) – Another witness to the shooting of Michael Brown, Jr. spoke to News 4 Wednesday. Tiffany Mitchell, 27, said she did not see what led up to the shooting, but said she arrived right before the fatal shots were fired. “As I was coming around, I heard the tires squeaking on the truck, and as …

President Obama: Shooting of Unarmed Michael Brown By Police Tragic

Source: Carey Gilliams /Reuters President Barack Obama called the police shooting death of an unarmed black teenager a tragedy and called on Tuesday for thoughtful response after two nights of violent protests, looting, arrests and tear gas in a St. Louis suburb. He promised a full investigation by the U.S. Department of Justice into the case, which has provoked outrage …