A press conference was held in Ferguson, Mo over the resignation of the police chief. Mayor James Knowles is announcing a search for a new police chief. Knowles said the police chief was an “honorable man.”
Police Chief Thomas Jackson resigned after a U. S. Justice Department report was released claiming racial discrimination against the police department and court system.
Added fuel to the fire came when Officer Darren Wilson shot and killed Michael Brown, 18, after a street confrontation.