Tag Archives: Michael Brown

Darren Wilson Quits Ferguson Police Force

Darren Wilson, the white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black teenager Michael Brown in the US town of Ferguson, last August, has resigned. Wilson’s lawyer confirmed on Sunday that the policeman had quit his job, with immediate effect. Darren Wilson, who had been on administrative leave since the killing, told a newspaper he did not want to put ...

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Darren Wilson Goes Free in Michael Brown Killing

A grand jury declined to indict Police Officer Darren Wilson for fatally shooting Michael Brown, an unarmed African-American teenager, after an encounter in the St. Louis, USA, suburb on August 9. File Photo: Darren Wilson (left) Michael Brown (right) The decision, announced this evening, means Wilson will not face criminal charges in a case that set off sustained unrest and ...

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Police Fatally Shot & Kill Another US Black Teen

An off-duty St. Louis police officer fatally shot and killed an 18-year-old black teen yesterday, firing his gun 17 times, authorities said. Angry residents damaged several police cars in response, even though police say the man fired first. The death comes on the heels of the Michael Brown shooting two months ago in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, USA, ...

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Attorneys in Trayvon Martin Case Joins Mario Deane’s Legal Team

The attorney who represented the family of US teenager Trayvon Martin who was fatally shot two years ago in Florida, will join the legal team handling the case on behalf of the family of Mario Deane, who died after being beaten while in a police lock-up. Jasmine Rand (In Pic), the Florida-based human rights attorney, will support the team which ...

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