DOTSON - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/DOTSON News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Tensions high as more protests planned in Missouri http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58509358-68/officer-myers-louis-police.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58509358-68/officer-myers-louis-police.html.csp">Tensions high as more protests planned in Missouri</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM SALTER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-10T19:31:04.871-06:00">Updated Oct 10, 2014 07:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">St. Louis • Tensions were high Friday as the St. Louis region prepared for what’s expected to be four days of large-scale protests and marches over the Michael Brown shooting — events being held in the wake of another fatal police shooting of a black 18-year-old. Several civil rights organizations are joining together to host protests through Monday, starting with a Friday afternoon rally outside St. Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch’s office. A march through downtown St. Louis is planned f...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585093582014-10-10T19:31:04.871-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-10T19:31:04.871-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58509358@www.sltrib.com Fri, 10 Oct 2014 19:31:04 MDT St. Louis shooting reignites anger among activists http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58506110-68/officer-police-louis-myers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58506110-68/officer-police-louis-myers.html.csp">St. Louis shooting reignites anger among activists</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM SALTER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-09T20:05:37.647-06:00">Updated Oct 9, 2014 08:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">St. Louis • Two months after a Ferguson officer killed Michael Brown, setting off intense national debate about law enforcement treatment of minorities, the shooting death of another black 18-year-old by police in nearby St. Louis has reignited anger among activists already planning weekend protests. Police say Vonderrit D. Myers was shot Wednesday after he opened fire on a white, off-duty officer, but Myers’ parents say he was unarmed. Some activists and lawmakers say Myers was targeted becaus...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585061102014-10-09T20:05:37.647-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-09T20:05:37.647-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58506110@www.sltrib.com Thu, 09 Oct 2014 20:05:37 MDT Mom of man killed by St. Louis cop: He was unarmed http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58504145-68/officer-police-killed-louis.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58504145-68/officer-police-killed-louis.html.csp">Mom of man killed by St. Louis cop: He was unarmed</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM SALTER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-09T10:38:48.44-06:00">Updated Oct 9, 2014 10:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">St. Louis • An off-duty St. Louis police officer shot and killed a black 18-year-old who had fired at him, authorities said Thursday. The killing led to an angry demonstration, with some protesters likening it to the August killing of an unarmed black 18-year-old by a white officer in nearby Ferguson. St. Louis Police Chief Col. Sam Dotson said the 32-year-old officer, whom he didn’t identify, was patrolling the historic Shaw neighborhood in his police uniform for a private security company at a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585041452014-10-09T10:38:48.44-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-09T10:38:48.44-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58504145@www.sltrib.com Thu, 09 Oct 2014 10:38:48 MDT