Ferguson protesters light a Molotov cocktail to throw at police in Ferguson, Missouri. (Kennie Bahr)
Threats against Missouri law enforcement and their families are escalating, according to St. Louis Police Union spokesman Jeff Roorda. Officers in Ferguson and St. Louis have reported receiving threats, reports Gateway Pundit.
Tensions between protesters and law enforcement officials there have been high ever since the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown in August by a Ferguson police officer. The shooting has been a source of major controversy across the country, and the officer involved in the incident, Darren Wilson, has recently spoken out, giving his account of the shooting for the first time.
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