Monthly Archives: September 2017

St. Louis braces for third day of protests after officer’s acquittal

By Brandie Piper, Sam Clancy, and John Bacon Published Sept. 17, 2017 on USAToday.com. A version of this story also appeared on page 3A of the 9.18/.17 edition of the newspaper. ST. LOUIS — Shop owners and residents were cleaning … Continue reading

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Protests turn violent again in St. Louis after ex-cop acquitted of murder

Brandie Piper & Sam Clancy Published Sept. 17, 2016 on USAToday.com. UNIVERSITY CITY, Mo.— Protesters broke windows of storefronts in this St. Louis-area suburb and threw objects at police Saturday as violence flared for a second night following the acquittal of … Continue reading

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U2’s St. Louis concert cancelled

By Brandie Piper Published Sept. 16, 2017 on KSDK.com. ST. LOUIS – U2 and Live Nation have cancelled Saturday’s concert at The Dome at America’s Center in St. Louis, citing security concerns. “We have been informed by the St. Louis Police … Continue reading

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Protests erupt for 2nd day in St. Louis over cop’s acquittal in murder case

By Brandie Piper & Sam Clancy Published Sept. 16, 2017 on USAToday.com. UNIVERSITY CITY, Mo.— Demonstrators protesting the acquittal of a white former police officer in the killing of a black man in 2011 marched through West County Mall Saturday afternoon … Continue reading

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Police chief: 10 officers hurt, 23 arrests made in St. Louis protests

By Brandie Piper, Sam Clancy, and Jacob Long Published Sept. 15, 2017 on USAToday.com. ST. LOUIS — A white former St. Louis police officer was acquitted Friday of murder in the fatal shooting of a black man following a high-speed … Continue reading

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