The American Civil Liberties Union and the state chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations both called for investigations.
By Joshua Barajas, Kennedy Huff
There were developments for three prominent cases of police misconduct this week. Here’s a rundown of what happened, and what’s next for the families and officers involved.
Body camera footage of the incident released by the department Wednesday appears to contradict previous police reports that characterized Brown as combative.
By Joshua Barajas
The Troy Police Department has since asked for an independent investigation into the case after the teen's family released photos of him badly bruised on social media.
By Hannah Grabenstein, Joshua Barajas
Here’s a look at what happened and what’s next for the families of the victims and the officers involved.
By Laura Santhanam
A Newshour/Marist poll shows stark divisions across different racial and ethnic groups, and also along party lines.
Protesters gathered for a fourth straight day in downtown St. Louis to denounce the acquittal of Jason Stockley, a white former St. Louis police officer who was tried for the 2011 fatal shooting of Anthony Lamar Smith. William Brangham talks…
By Joshua Barajas
As protests continue for a fourth day, here's a look at the original case and how Stockley's role in Smith's death has affected racial tensions in St. Louis today.
By Erica R. Hendry, Joshua Barajas
Three years ago this week, Michael Brown was killed in an officer-involved shooting in Ferguson, Missouri. A makeshift memorial of balloons, candles and stuffed animals built by neighbors and activists this week was a reminder of the city’s yearslong…
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