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(VIDEO) Ferguson: State Of Emergency! Demonstrators Shot and Gassed!
by WeCopwatch
Sunday Aug 17th, 2014 1:00 PM
A State Of Emergency was imposed on the residents of Ferguson on August 16th 2014. This curfew set of a mutual aide package of different law enforcement agencies, a mandatory curfew and the power to arrest anyone seen in public space from 12am to 5:30am.
Police promised they wouldn't use armored vehicles of gas to enforce the curfew but as 12am passed both Armored Vehicles and Gas became publicly visible and utilized.