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Darren Wilson Resigns From the Ferguson Police Department

Darren Wilson Resigns From the Ferguson Police Department

Darren Wilson, the police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, revealed in a statement that he had resigned from the Ferguson Police Department on Saturday (November 29).

“I, Darren Wilson, hereby resign my commission as a police officer with the City of Ferguson effective immediately,” he wrote in his resignation letter. “I have been told that my continued employment may put the residents and police officers of the City of Ferguson at risk, which is a circumstance that I cannot allow. For obvious reasons, I wanted to wait until the grand jury made their decision before I officially made my decision to resign.”

Darren continued, saying: “It was my hope to continue in police work, but the safety of other police officers and the community are of paramount importance to me. It is my hope that my resignation will allow the community to heal. I would like to thank all of my supporters and fellow officers throughout this process.”

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  • Guest

    It’s not like he has to work. He has got a pretty penny from all the KKK donations.

  • politicallyincorrect

    ​Y’all forced an innocent man to resign? Feel good about yourselves now? Got a bunch of brainwashed minions to make little kids cry in a mall last night in Seattle, too. Your “movement” is a pathetic joke.

  • Anastatia Bagans

    A white innocent police officer doing his job has to resign because of some desperate-to-be-oppresed black generation has gotten so comfortable in playing victim…even when FACTS are presented. Pathetic.

  • Sim

    The gull of a racist calling other people racist .

    Bet it burns you ass that’s he’s collected more then a million dollars from go fund me type of account and since he wasn’t tried , all going to him and was on a paid leave this whole time.

    Collected more then that ghetto family, but that’s ok they’re selling t shirts with their kids dead face on them, all class that family.shm

    You ever think racist that it was mostly cops who donated, you know a million strong around the country who don’t want to see one of their own get railroaded by the race hustlers $ grievance society.

  • goshdarling

    well if you need to shoot an unarmed guy 12 times, maybe it was inevitable.

  • emmafabulous

    HEY Jared what a lefty twit you are. is this not a celebrity site. Michael Brown would be still alive today if he did not rob and hit and push the store keeper, and obey ordersss from the police officer, like it or not every have to obey the police. and that mates are the facts.

  • emmafabulous

    What PLONKER you are.

  • Living in a box

    Of course, why he need to work? He just get nearly 1 millions dollar from crowd funding. Oh ‘Murica. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i_2Vq_1LMt4

  • Andy pham

    What do you call the name black people killed black people?

  • Linny

    Sad to see a hard working man, having to leave his job because idoits who like to abuse the system and collect from tax payers. I used to collect disability and foodstamps when i was on dialysis but when i got my transplant and the doctors said i was good to go back to work. you know what? instead of staying home and lying to social security saying that i’m still disabled i went and told them i was all better and i’m back at my old job. but hey idiots of Ferguson instead of taking a 7day 120mile march to the Governor’s mansion which i doubt you will even get that close to his house. how about moving on and taking care of the families you have instead of caring about one kid and calling it racism that he died…Oh better yet how about care more about the fact that blacks kill blacks more over drugs or a baby mama drama or for stepping on their new white nikes? how about that? what’s that No? yeah probably too hard.

  • mel

    Agree with previous posts that an officer doing his swarn duty be gorced to quit a job because of some punk teenager.who (caught on camera) violently assalted 2 persons and robbed a convienience store and one of those a police officer…yes poor victim michael brown, was so unarmed he sent 2 people to hospital for treatment for injuries HE inflicted…im just saying..

  • goshdarling

    he wasn’t forced.. no one held a gun at him. and I didn’t know this cop could make the decision on behalf of America’s legal system that Michael should die.

  • orianalianna

    Yeah his resignation has nothing to do with ‘safety’ but the fact he got a pay out to the tune of a million dollars for murdering a teenager.

    His testimony was the grossest thing I have EVER read.

  • SENSIBLE LIVING

    He didn’t need to resign but he did it for the safety of his fellow officers. He did his job but the perpetrator still did what he did to those other hard working innocent people. Also, why is this on an entertainment site… oh, yes, the autocracy!! Got it, check!!

  • SENSIBLE LIVING

    If you came to America to visit with that attitude you’d probably do something criminal to make a good police officer shoot you down, too. Such is obviously your desperate primitive nature.

  • goshdarling

    well he certainly wasn’t good at aiming if it took him 12 times to kill him.

  • SENSIBLE LIVING

    The perpetrator wasn’t good at anything, obviously, and still isn’t.

  • goshdarling

    yeah cuz it didn’t take a dead guy to make that point.

  • 55vineyard

    Sadly as of yesterday they were having riots in parts of Oakland in Northern California supposedly in sympathy for the folks in Ferguson, but in my opinion just thugs looking for an excuse to loot. Sorry and I do not mean to sound racist, but Oakland has always had a bit of a thug element in black and white.

  • wizkhaleesi

    Confused as to why you brought up half of the things you brought up in this nonsensical paragraph. This article as well as every aspect of this case have nothing to do with collecting disability and foodstamps. The fact you brought them up probably have to do with your thinly veiled racism. Only people who say this has nothing to do with race are those who are privileged enough to be unaffected by race every day. I would also love your sources on how “blacks kill blacks more over baby mama drama or nikes”. I’ve read many scholarly articles and never once seen the phrase “baby mama drama”. Just to let you know most towns in the US have public libraries and you can use them to go on the computer and use google. It costs like…0 cents. You should consider starting to use it so you can stop embarrassing yourself this way. xoxo

  • wizkhaleesi

    How does Guest commenting on how they think it’s unfair he profited off of murdering someone make him racist? Also curious as to why you automatically assume Mike Brown’s family is “ghetto”, a ghetto is the place the jews used to be held during the Holocaust not a description of the average black person. Why do you think it’s ok for a man to profit off of crime but not for the victim to profit of their child being murdered? Funerals and lawyer bills are expensive. His family is also campaigning for cops to start wearing cameras on their person, which costs money. Also you can’t be racist against white people if that’s what you were going for in this response. I couldn’t really tell because you have the writing skill of some of the middle schoolers I work with.

  • wizkhaleesi

    The “perpetrators” name was Mike Brown and he was supposed to go to college this year. So I guess he was good at that. He’ll never get to show us now though, seeing as he was murdered.

  • Catherine Ross

    You know wizkhaleesi it is really nice to know there are people in the world like you that can speak eloquently and sensibly about inequalities and injustices such as these. Makes me sad to see people who talk without common sense it seems or any sympathy with what may be going on past their nose.

  • Guest

    lol :D

  • Guest

    i’ve no idea what is that. I don’t speak jiby-jaba. lol

  • Guest

    Agree.

  • Guest

    Do you violently masturbate in your room while you think these deep thoughts?

  • Guest

    none of your business

  • Batman0829

    He didn’t know any of those things when he emptied the whole clip in him. He never tried to eliminate the threat. He admitted it’s on tape that his first thought was “can i kill him legally”? Michael Brown had fatal wounds from being shot in the brain, so clearly he wasn’t running towards Officer Sh*t Stain when he got shot a bunch of more times unless he was some kind of super human. This isn’t about Michael brown being a little angel, no one is saying that. This is about the justice system and how it fails black people. Freaking psycho killers are taking in alive but black people are shot on scene even kids. If you don’t know sh*t about the subject than don’t talk, if you do know and just hate black people than say that. The KKK will welcome you with open arms pigs love sh*t.

  • Batman0829

    The cop didn’t know any of those things when he emptied the whole clip in him. He never tried to eliminate the threat. He admitted it’s on tape that his first thought was “can i kill him legally”? Michael Brown had fatal wounds from being shot in the brain, so clearly he wasn’t running towards Officer Sh*t Stain when he got shot a bunch of more times unless he was some kind of super human. This isn’t about Michael brown being a little angel, no one is saying that. This is about the justice system and how it fails black people. Freaking psycho killers are taking in alive but black people are shot on scene even kids. If you don’t know sh*t about the subject than don’t talk, if you do know and just hate black people than say that. The KKK will welcome you with open arms pigs love sh*t.

  • Batman0829

    What are your facts exactly?

  • Batman0829

    I don’t know weather you people are retarded or you just hate black people so much that you pretend to be complete as* wipes. It doesn’t matter what Michael Brown did, he should have been arrested alive just like other people. Serial killers and violent murderers gets taken in alive and he couldn’t arrest an 18 year old? Please. It’s so ridiculous the way he described the whole thing too.
    http://41.media.tumblr.com/a09998889ca9a6e2c228effd284e6aed/tumblr_nfoifsmvuq1shiv3ro1_1280.png

  • SkinnyFatLovesJax

    It’s time to leave this man alone. A grand jury couldn’t find enough evidence to indict him for anything. Rioting and looting in your own neighborhood is just plain stupid. Mr. Wilson had every right to defend himself and THREE black people testified that’s exactly what he was doing.

  • emmafabulous

    Wow

  • emmafabulous

    Wow you so got less. Michael Brown should did know what he did, he rob a store and hit and push the shop keeper,and he walk in the middle of the road looking for trouble and he found it, he tried to take the cop gun away from him while the cop was still in the cop car. He did not obey the cap orders, like it or not every one have to obey cop orders. Facts or facts and Michael Brown was a thug and he was looking for trouble that day.

  • emmafabulous

    Sorry typing too fast . Wow you are so GORMLESS. And mate if you don’t know the meaning of this British English word it means CLUELESS.

  • emmafabulous

    And you are the RACIST here

  • emmafabulous

    Well mate you will learn a new word today, its British English word that means stupid person.

  • Pawesl

    He’s just going to move and join the force in another city.

  • Batman0829

    lol

  • Batman0829

    I said the cop didn’t know what Brown did dumbass. For the cop he was just a stranger when he shot him. I’m cluless huh? Idiot.

  • Batman0829

    You can’t be racist against white people fu*ktard.

  • Batman0829
  • Guest

    YEAH!! Good police officer uhh yeah!!!

  • Dawne

    He could have just called for back up and picked him up later…….he did not have to kill him. He is a murderer imo.

  • Guest

    white people: mike brown robbed that store!

    Lawyer: no he didn’t

    Store owners: nope

    Eye witnesses: nah

    white people:

    white people: MIKE BROWN ROBBED THAT STORE

  • Dawne

    Racist, much……….right winger too, I bet. You are everything that is wrong with America.

  • Dawne

    He’s a target. He’ll go underground like Zimmerman finally did.

  • Dawne

    Leave him alone………they guy is not even sorry…..he took a young life for nothing………..

  • Dawne

    they are just bigots like the cops.

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