Ferguson, Missouri police chief Thomas Jackson issued an apology to the family of Michael Brown on Thursday – threatening to reignite the controversy that so recently raged through the St.Louis suburb.
If the situation in Ferguson has done nothing else, it has highlighted the urgent necessity of holding the police accountable for their actions. It is very possible that Michael Brown tried to reach for a police officer’s gun during the altercation that resulted in his death. It is also possible that it didn’t go down like the police say. If only Ferguson police wore body cameras … I think it is more likely that a scared police officer started to pull his own gun, was stopped by Brown in Read more […]