As the nation anxiously awaits a grand jury’s decision on whether to indict a white police officer for the fatal shooting of a black teen in Ferguson, Mo., law enforcement in cities around the country are bracing for a potentially volatile public reaction to the long-awaited verdict.

Riots erupted in Ferguson, …read more

Source: The Lowdown

Pulled Over: Your Rights with the Police [An Illustrated Guide] 17 November,2015Matthew Green

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Matthew Green is a digital media producer for KQED News. He previously produced The Lowdown, KQED’s multimedia news education blog. Matthew's written for numerous Bay Area publications, including the Oakland Tribune and San Francisco Chronicle. He also taught journalism classes at Fremont High School in East Oakland.

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