Justice Dept. to Clear Darren Wilson


darren-wilson3The Justice Department has begun work on a legal memo recommending no civil rights charges against a white police officer in Ferguson, Mo., who killed an unarmed black teenager in August, law enforcement officials said, the NY Times reports.

That would close the politically charged case in the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown. The investigation by the F.B.I., which is complete, found no evidence to support civil rights charges against the officer, Darren Wilson, the officials said.

A broader civil rights investigation into allegations of discriminatory traffic stops and excessive force by the Ferguson Police Department remains open, however. That investigation could lead to significant changes at the department, which is overwhelmingly white despite serving a city that is mostly black.

The state authorities concluded their investigation into Mr. Brown’s death in November and similarly recommended no charges. Read more.

{Andy Heller-Matzav.com Newscenter}


  1. So the Race Baiter, Eric Holder, FAILED at his attempt to create even another divide, in Ferguson. Will the rabble rousers go burn down the local business’s again? Come on, Holder didn’t keep his promise to the oppressed blacks of Ferguson. But yet, the murder of Brian Terry because of Holder’s illegal gun running scandal, doesn’t concern him. What a vicious criminal. Mr. Holder should be led straight to prison in chains.