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Ferguson Arrests

Statement On Charges Against HuffPost Reporter Ryan J. Reilly From Arrest In Ferguson

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grim | Posted 08.11.2015 | Politics

The Huffington Post condemns the charges filed by St. Louis County against our Justice reporter, Ryan J. Reilly, while covering the protests in Fergus...

More Than 400 Arrested As Ferguson Protests Spread Across The Country

Reuters | Posted 01.26.2015 | Politics

By Ellen Wulfhorst, Daniel Wallis and Edward McAllister FERGUSON, Mo., Nov 26 (Reuters) - National Guard troops and police aimed to he...

Ryan J. Reilly

On A Night Of Peaceful Protests In Ferguson, One Reporter's Arrest Breaks The Calm | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 11.24.2014 | Politics

FERGUSON, Mo. -- Police officers arrested a journalist during peaceful protests in Ferguson on Saturday night, amid widespread speculation that tensio...

Love Means Getting to Say You're Sorry -- Why I Was Arrested in Ferguson

Rev. Dr. Shannon Craigo-Snell | Posted 12.20.2014 | Religion
Rev. Dr. Shannon Craigo-Snell

Last Monday I was arrested in Ferguson, Missouri, along with dozens of other clergy, seminarians, and people of many faith traditions. As a white, middle-aged, married, mother of three and a rule-abiding Presbyterian, this was a new experience for me.

This Reverend Wants White Christians To Stand Up To The 'Racialized Police System'

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 10.16.2014 | Black Voices

Following his arrest alongside fellow activists in Missouri on Monday, Rev. Jim Wallis joined HuffPost Live to weigh in on the “racialized police sy...

Mariah Stewart

Ferguson Protesters Outfitted In Orange Jumpsuits And Jailed With High Bail | Mariah Stewart | Posted 10.03.2014 | Politics

ST. ANN, Mo. -- More than a dozen people arrested during protests outside the Ferguson Police Department early Friday were outfitted with orange priso...

Mariah Stewart

Ferguson Police Are Still Locking Up Mike Brown Protesters, Even In Broad Daylight | Mariah Stewart | Posted 10.03.2014 | Politics

FERGUSON, Mo. -- Nearly two months after police officer Darren Wilson gunned down unarmed teenager Michael Brown in this St. Louis suburb, protesters ...

Ryan J. Reilly

Police In Ferguson Lock Up Peaceful Daytime Protesters By Mistake, Chief Testifies | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 09.30.2014 | Politics

St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar, who helped oversee last month's aggressive response to protests in Ferguson, Missouri, said Monday that comm...

Amanda Terkel

Ferguson Protesters Deal With Fallout After Arrests | Amanda Terkel | Posted 09.10.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- On Thursday night, about 30 people gathered in the SEIU office on Pershing Avenue in St. Louis. What they had in common is they were all...

Matt Sledge

How The Ferguson Protests Landed This Man In Three Different Jails | Matt Sledge | Posted 09.03.2014 | Politics

FERGUSON, Mo. -- Tensions were high here on the night of Aug. 19. A woman handing out water to demonstrators was maced. A police officer pointed his a...

Ferguson Is Rallying Cry For Protests Over Cop Killings

Posted 08.31.2014 | Crime

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- They were killed in Wisconsin, New York and California. Some were shot on the street. One was killed in a Wal-Mart. Another died a...

Amanda Terkel

Ferguson Tense Ahead Of First Night With National Guard Troops In Town | Amanda Terkel | Posted 08.19.2014 | Politics

FERGUSON, Mo. -- Police moved aggressively Monday evening to prevent the kind of chaos that ensued the previous night, when protesters threw molotov c...

Sports Illustrated Reporter Live Tweets Arrest

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 08.18.2014 | Sports

Three journalists covering the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, were arrested Sunday night. Missouri Highway Patrol Capt. Ron Johnson ordered the arre...

Amanda Terkel

Police In Ferguson Let High-Profile Journalists Go While Charging Regular Folks With Crimes | Amanda Terkel | Posted 08.15.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- On Wednesday night, reporters from The Huffington Post and The Washington Post made national news when police officers in Ferguson, Miss...

Jennifer Bendery

Obama On Ferguson: 'No Excuse For Police To Use Excessive Force' | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 08.14.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama on Thursday urged calm amid violence in Ferguson, Missouri, where a militarized police force has been firing rubb...

Katie Nelson

Manager Of Ferguson McDonald's Where Reporters Were Arrested: 'It's Just A Terrible Thing' | Katie Nelson | Posted 08.14.2014 | Politics

The continued clashes between police and the public in Ferguson, Missouri on Wednesday spilled into a McDonald's — leaving two journalists arrested ...