Ferguson

Source: CBS4

In Wake Of Controversial Shootings Officers Undergo Training

With images of civil unrest in Ferguson, Missouri in the wake of a controversial police shooting, officers and deputies took to the field at Broward’s Central Park in Lauderhill Wednesday morning for a training session.

02/04/2015

Source: CBS4

Miami PD To Hand Over Police-Involved Shooting Info To FDLE

The city of Miami is set to hand over future investigations into police-involved shootings and in-custody deaths to the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE).

01/08/2015

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Robin Williams Tops 2014 List Of Google Searches

Comedian Robin Williams’ death is at the top of the list of Google searches for 2014.

12/16/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Facing South Florida: Police & Racial Profiling

Startling new CBS poll numbers show how blacks and whites view police. The results cannot be ignored. Jim and Miami-Dade Police Director J.D. Patterson hash it all out.

CBS4–12/15/2014

The Urban League of Palm Beach County organized a rally and march against injustice in downtown West Palm Beach on Friday. (Source: CBS4)

Protesters March For Injustice In West Palm Beach

The Urban League of Palm Beach County organized a rally and march against injustice in downtown West Palm Beach on Friday.

12/12/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Facing South Florida: Police-Related Deaths

The failure by the grand juries in both Ferguson and Staten Island to indict police officers who killed unarmed black men, has prompted a national discussion on the divide between the police and some of the communities they are supposed to be serving. We explore this with community activist Henry Crespo.

CBS4–12/08/2014

December 5, 2014: Protesters walk the streets of Miami.  (Source: CBS4)

Protests Continue Around South Florida

For the second night in a row, protestors shut down South Florida streets to protest the controversial deaths of African Americans at the hands of police officers.

12/07/2014

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Brown, Martin Parents Attend Vigil In Miami Gardens

Michael Brown’s father and Trayvon Martin’s parents attended a gospel concert in Miami Gardens Friday, put on by South Florida rapper “Flo Rida.”

11/28/2014

Lesley McSpadden and Michael Brown Sr.  (Source: CBS)

Michael Brown’s Parents Question Officer’s Account Of Shooting

Michael Brown’s family and their attorney, Benjamin Crump, sat down with “CBS This Morning” to talk about the Grand Jury’s decision and they said the question they still want answered is “Why?”

11/26/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Hundreds Protest Ferguson Decision Outside Miami Courthouse

Dozens took to the streets Tuesday in protest of a grand jury’s decision not to indict an officer for shooting and killing Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.

11/25/2014

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