It's likely that the Ferguson (Mo.) Police Department will soon be operating under a consent decree or some other version of federal monitoring.
This week CNN produced a quick look at other agencies that have been investigated by the Department of Justice and are under court-ordered monitoring or other remedy for what the DOJ has identified as abuses.
The report includes information on what is happening in Cleveland; East Haven, Conn.; Missoula County, Mont.; New Orleans; Albuquerque; and Newark. McCLatchyDC also produced a report that includes details on DOJ actions in Newark; Portland, Ore.; and Seattle.