The Oakland Raiders could be playing their Sunday game against the St. Louis Rams in Indianapolis if the situation in Ferguson escalates.
San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi expressed disappointment Wednesday with the grand jury’s decision declining to indict Ferguson officer Darren Wilson for the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed 18-year-old.
Authorities say more than 30 protesters have been arrested in Oakland as a third night of demonstrations related to the Ferguson protests deteriorated into unrest and vandalism.
Oakland councilman Noel Gallo said police officers, CHP officers and county sheriff’s deputies have called him to say they are concerned for their safety during the recent protests.
Administrative law judge Demetrius Shelton says behavior that used to get kids sent to the principal’s office, now gets them thrown in jail.
Meanwhile, the St. Louis County Police Department reports 45 people were arrested Tuesday night.
A grassroots protest is circulating on social media asking people not to shop on Black Friday to show solidarity with victims of police brutality.
‘How Can Your Conscience Be Clear?': Michael Brown’s Parents On Grand Jury Decision, Violence In Ferguson
Michael Brown’s parents are expressing their frustration after Officer Darren Wilson spoke out about having a “clear conscience” following a grand jury decision not to charge Wilson for the Aug. 9 shooting of their son.
Businesses on Telegraph Avenue were hit hardest following a second night of protests in Oakland over the grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri.
For the second night in a row, protesters upset over the grand jury decision in the Michael Brown shooting case blocked freeways and marched through the streets of Oakland.