by Nicole Flatow Posted on August 19, 2014
How the National Guard operates depends on the missions it's given. But no matter what, it will be there to support the police -- not protesters -- unless President Obama intervenes.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on August 19, 2014
In the wake of Michael Brown's death, many are calling for mandatory police body cams. But that won't necessarily prevent future police shootings.
by Curtis Harris Posted on August 19, 2014
The black residents of Ferguson pay a financial toll for being over-policed.
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by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 18, 2014
There's increasing evidence that crowd control tactics can actually inflict serious pain.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on August 15, 2014 Updated: August 15, 2014
"The sales we're seeing now are like what we see around Christmas time," said one store owner.
by Josh Israel Posted on August 14, 2014 Updated: August 14, 2014
One State Senator has called the Governor "MIA Again."
by Ian Millhiser Posted on August 14, 2014 Updated: August 14, 2014
Police cannot restore the life of Michael Brown, but they can deescalate their standoff with protesters in Ferguson.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on August 14, 2014
overnight Wednesday, a stark picture emerged of residents chanting and screaming as cops treat them as if they were at war.
by Annie-Rose Strasser Posted on August 12, 2014 Updated: August 18, 2014
The reason listed on the Federal Aviation Commission's website for the no-fly zone over the city is "TO PROVIDE A SAFE ENVIRONMENT FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT ACTIVITIES."
by Nicole Flatow Posted on August 12, 2014 Updated: August 12, 2014
Brown is part of a long and painful trend of black, unarmed men killed by the cops, including two others that made national headlines in just the past week. Why does this keep happening?