November 18th, 2014
09:44 PM ET

Supporters say Ferguson officer not getting a fair shake

The Justice Department is reviewing the police response to protests in Ferguson, Missouri following the fatal shooting of Michael Brown.

In the days after the unarmed black teen was shot and killed by Darren Wilson, white officer, police took to the streets of Ferguson in riot gear and fired tear gas to reign in demonstrators.

Officer Wilson is now a central figure in the worst civil unrest in America in years.

But who is the man behind the badge?

Ted Rowlands reports for OutFront.

Anthony Gray, an attorney for Michael Brown's family responds to Darren Wilson's supporters.

Filed under: DOJ • Ferguson • Michael Brown • News
May 14th, 2013
08:41 PM ET

AP hits Justice Dept. over secretly obtaining phone records

The Justice Department on Tuesday defended its decision to subpoena phone records from Associated Press bureaus and reporters, saying the requests were limited and necessary to investigate a leak of classified information.

Justice official defends AP phone records subpoenas

The AP revealed Monday that federal agents had collected two months of telephone records for some of its reporters and editors without notifying it of the subpoena.

Outfront tonight – the woman who runs the organization at the center of one of those scandals, Associated Press Executive Editor
Kathleen Carroll.

Filed under: DOJ • News