Jul 01, 2015
DOJ Faults #Ferguson PD For Protest Response The Mayor also failed to designate destruction zones. Via STL Dispatch Police trying to control the Ferguson protests and riots responded with an uncoordinated effort that sometimes violated free-speech rights, antagonized crowds with military-style tactics and shielded officers from accountability, the Justice Department says in a document obtained...Proceed to the page: http://linkis.com/S3Ae8
Police antagonized crowds gathered to protest in Ferguson, violated free-speech rights and made it difficult to hold officers accountable, according to a U.S. Department of Justice report summary obtained by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
Among the police missteps: shielding officers from accountability, violating free-speech rights and antagonizing crowds with military-style tactics.
Police officers responding to protests in Ferguson, Mo., violated free-speech rights and antagonized crowds, according to a summary of a Justice Department report obtained by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
9:30 a.m. Justice Department officials say they have met with the family of Freddie Gray, who died of a spinal injury days after being taken into police custody, and with an injured police officer who remains hospitalized. The department says the meetings happened Tuesday. Justice officials also...
Department of Justice report summary says police response "served to escalate rather than de-escalate the overall situation"
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