darren wilson

Art

A Journalist’s Art Project Highlights Media Bias Against Black Men

'Counternarratives' takes a closer look at media coverage in the age of “fake news.”
Antwaun Sargent
6.10.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Ex-Cop Who Killed Michael Brown Admitted to Using the N-Word

The revelation comes from documents in a civil suit over former Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson's killing of the unarmed teenager.
Allie Conti
3.14.17
crime

New Footage Shows What Michael Brown Was Doing Before His Death

The previously unseen video suggests that there might be more to the robbery than initially presented by Ferguson police.
Allie Conti
3.13.17
ferguson

New Michael Brown footage reignites old tensions in Ferguson

Tess Owen
3.13.17
ferguson

Ferguson protest leader found shot to death inside burning car

Darren Seals, a prominent figure during the protests in Ferguson, was reportedly found inside a charred vehicle north of St. Louis.
Keegan Hamilton
9.7.16
americas

Ferguson Approves DOJ Overhaul of Police and Courts, Likely Dodges Costly Lawsuit

The Ferguson City Council voted unanimously to accept a US Department of Justice plan to reform the city's police force and municipal court system.
Reem Saad
3.16.16
americas

Ferguson Just Got Slapped With a Civil Rights Lawsuit From the Department of Justice

The US government filed a lawsuit after Ferguson's City Council sought to revise a deal that would have forced the town to change its policing and court practices.
VICE News
2.10.16
2015 the year in review

Too Many Secrets: The Fight to Make the US Government More Accountable in 2015

The Obama administration calls itself the most transparent in history — yet remains extraordinarily secretive. Still, this year saw several victories in the fight for greater government transparency.
Jason Leopold
12.23.15
officer involved

St. Louis Cop Who Fatally Shot VonDerrit Myers Quits Force After DUI Crash

Officer Jason Flanery reportedly crashed his patrol vehicle into another car before fleeing the scene.
Reuters and VICE News
12.21.15
politics

A Teenage Rapper Just Called Out Donald Trump on the Set of Stephen Colbert’s Show

Raury, a 19-year-old rapper from Atlanta, wore a Mexico soccer jersey with Trump’s name crossed out on the back during Tuesday's taping of the 'Late Show With Stephen Colbert.'
Olivia Becker
9.23.15
News

A Year After Ferguson, There's Still No Peace

The police shooting of two young men of color this week shows that even as more Americans consider race to be the biggest issue facing the country and citizens are increasingly attuned to how cops target minorities, little has changed at the local...
Allie Conti
8.10.15
News

Darren Wilson Probably Wasn't Even the Worst Cop in Ferguson

A long 'New Yorker' profile offers us a glimpse into the world of the man who shot unarmed teenager Michael Brown this time last year. The former cop styles himself something of a tragic figure.
Matt Taylor
8.3.15
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