FREE e-Newsletter
Important News - Hot Topics
Get them Now!

Compression Tactical Bra - Cheata Tactical
Patented technology is designed to provide the stability of 2-3 sports bras,...

Top News

Grand Jury Considering Ferguson Shooting Is Being Investigated for Misconduct

October 02, 2014  | 

The St. Louis County prosecutor's office is investigating an accusation of misconduct on the grand jury that is hearing the case against the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed 18-year-old Michael Brown, reports the Washington Post.

Ed Magee, the spokesman for county prosecutor Robert McCulloch, said they received the information from a "Twitter user" Wednesday morning.

An account of possible jury misconduct surfaced Wednesday morning on Twitter, when several users sent messages about one juror who may have discussed evidence in the case with a friend.

In one of those messages, a person tweeted that she is friends with a member of the jury who doesn’t believe there is enough evidence to warrant an arrest of the officer, Darren Wilson.

The same person who tweeted about being friends with a member of the jury has also tweeted messages of support for Wilson.

Magee confirmed that information on the Twitter user and feed came from an activist, Shaun King.


Comments (6)

Displaying 1 - 6 of 6

mitch @ 10/2/2014 5:06 PM

The witch hunt now moves from fb to twitter. the real investigation should be of the Governor and the out going AG for their biased investigations.

Tom Ret @ 10/4/2014 9:18 AM

I agree with Mitch.

Capt. Crunch @ 10/4/2014 9:37 AM

This is a crying shame that Officer Wilson, has to go through all this just for doing his job. This idiot we have for president should have kept his nose out of local police problems.

TheRookie @ 10/4/2014 7:16 PM

When Darren Wilson & Ferguson P.D. are cleared they should walk into the next City Council/Commission Meeting (where protestors now go to harass), turn in all their issued gear, ID, Badge, etc. telling the people there to protect themselves, & walk right out the door. Not one of their supporters could or would blame them.

Richard Hightower @ 10/6/2014 9:49 AM

There are persons in our society that are actively seeking a Race War. It seems they are close to getting what they want. If this trend continues, I see no other outcome.

Capt. Crunch @ 10/6/2014 10:39 AM

Ferguson, the lawless city. I never thought this day and age I would see a American, city get taken over by a bunch of thugs.

Join the Discussion





POLICE Magazine does not tolerate comments that include profanity, personal attacks or antisocial behavior (such as "spamming" or "trolling"). This and other inappropriate content or material will be removed. We reserve the right to block any user who violates this, including removing all content posted by that user.

Other Recent News

Video: MO Officer Fatally Shot at Bar Was 'Innocent Bystander' to Argument
Officer Thomas Orr, 30, was shot and killed at Californos Restaurant during an argument on...
Denver Police Officer Drowns in Nebraska Lake
An 11-year veteran of the Denver Police Department drowned while boating in a lake in...
Video: MO Officer Dances with Little Girl at Baseball Game
Officer Brent Wright busted a move or two on the concourse, at the request of a little...
Man Claiming to Be Jesus Attacks FL Deputies
A man who claimed to be Jesus is accused of attacking deputies with the Palm Beach County...
Video: 3 IL Officers Injured Rescuing Teen from House Fire
The smoke was so thick the officers got on their stomachs and crawled to the upstairs room...

Get Your FREE Trial Issue and Win a Gift! Subscribe Today!
Yes! Please rush me my FREE TRIAL ISSUE of POLICE magazine and FREE Officer Survival Guide with tips and tactics to help me safely get out of 10 different situations.

Just fill in the form to the right and click the button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.

If POLICE does not satisfy you, just write "cancel" on the invoice and send it back. You'll pay nothing, and the FREE issue is yours to keep. If you enjoy POLICE, pay only $25 for a full one-year subscription (12 issues in all). Enjoy a savings of nearly 60% off the cover price!

Offer valid in US only. Outside U.S., click here.
It's easy! Just fill in the form below and click the red button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.
First Name:
Last Name:
Rank:
Agency:
Address:
City:
State:
  
Zip Code:
 
Country:
We respect your privacy. Please let us know if the address provided is your home, as your RANK / AGENCY will not be included on the mailing label.
E-mail Address:

Police Magazine