Department Of Justice Considering Lawsuit Against Ferguson For Discriminatory Policing (DETAILS)

Global Grind

March Held In Ferguson Marking Martin Luther King Jr. Day

The Department of Justice is currently preparing to sue the city of Ferguson over discriminatory policing, if they do not agree to fix alleged police tactics involving racial discrimination.

According to CNN, Attorney General Eric Holder is set to announce the results of the DOJ’s investigation of the shooting of Michael Brown, who was unarmed and shot by Officer Darren Wilson in August 2014. He will be making the announcement of the investigations, as well as the probe of the police department, just before he leaves office in the coming weeks.

Reports say that the Department of Justice plans to not charge Wilson for the shooting, but they do hope to “outline findings that allege a pattern of discriminatory tactics used by the Ferguson police.”

The site reports:

If they don’t agree to review and revise those tactics, sources say, the Justice Department would sue to force…

View original post 117 more words

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s