Tag: John Shaw

Cleaning House: Ferguson Police Chief to Resign

Update (3/11/2015 7:20 p.m.): Police Chief Thomas Jackson will resign from the Ferguson Police Department effective March 19. He is to receive a year’s salary, close to $100,000, and health insurance as severance. By Michael Nam Multiple outlets including CNN and Fox News are reporting that the besieged top cop…

Ferguson City Manager Out as DOJ Report Fallout Continues

By Michael Nam A prominent figure in the Justice Department’s damning report, Ferguson City Manager John Shaw has resigned, and the city council unanimously approved what it called a mutual separation agreement. The resignation comes shortly after the resignation of Judge Ronald Brockmeyer. Both men were portrayed as supporting revenue…