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St. Louis County Declares State Of Emergency Following Day Of Protests

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This weekend marked the one year anniversary of Michael Brown being shot by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, and things have still not gotten any better for the community.

That's because following Sunday's shooting, the St. Louis Police Department has declared a State of Emergency for the county.

So far, at least nine people have been arrested for throwing rocks and bottles at officers as well as resisting arrest on Monday night.

Following the protests that turned violent, the Police have been actively documenting the night on Twitter, saying:

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Ferguson Protests Turn Violent As Shots Are Fired At Police On Anniversary Of Michael Brown Shooting — Details HERE

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This is really scary.

This weekend marked the one year anniversary of Michael Brown being shot by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri.

Several people from all around planned a day of peaceful vigils and even a four and a half hour moment of silence to symbolize Brown for the four and a half hours that his body was in the street after he was shot last summer.

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These moments of peace and remembrance didn't last long though as gunshots rang out through the crowd Sunday night.

A suspect in the shooting, 18-year-old

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Report: Shots Fired Amid Ferguson Protests Following Police Chief Resignation, 2 Officers Injured

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Two police officers have reportedly been shot in Ferguson, Mo. following the resignation of Police Chief Thomas Jackson.

Protesters gathered outside of the Ferguson Police Department on Wednesday night and into Thursday morning as the latest chapter in the shooting death of Michael Brown unfolded.

While the resignation won't be put into effect until March 19, acting Police Chief Lt. Col. Al Eickhoff said that the shots had been fired from across the street from the station and that it was unknown which jurisdiction the two injured officers were from, but it is believed they are from St. Louis County.

Thomas Jackson chose to resign after a federal Justice Department report found that while Darren Wilson won't face charges, the Ferguson Department itself was guilty of faulty policing.

The two officers were reportedly taken to Barnes-Jewish Hospital.

We will update you as we learn more about the situation, and we just hope that everyone in the area stays safe!

[Image via Michael B. Thomas/Getty Images News.]

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Michael Brown's Parents Will File A Civil Suit Against Officer Darren Wilson

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This week, the Justice Department came to a conclusion that officer Darren Wilson did nothing illegal when he shot and killed Michael Brown back on August 9th, declining to indict him.

[ Related: White House To Provide Funding For 50,000 Police Body Cameras ]

So, Michael's parents are doing the only thing they can and are suing Wilson in civil court. Their attorney Daryl Parks made a statement on Thursday, saying:

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Eric Garner & Michael Brown's Families Give Their Condolences To The Families Of The Slain NYPD Officers

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Hopefully people listen to their statements!

The killing of two NYPD officers over the weekend was perpetrated by Ismaaiyl Brinsley, a man who said via social media that he was doing it in retribution for the lives of Eric Garner and Michael Brown.

[ Related: Son Of Fallen NYPD Officer Writes Touching Tribute To His Father ]

Both Garner's and Brown's families have released statements and spoke to the media condemning Brinsley's act, as well as anyone who would think to do the same.

Eric Garner's daughter Emerald Garner even went to the memorial site for Officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos on Monday, where she laid down a wreath and spoke to ABC News.

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