UPDATED 11:30am mt: This is a Developing Story: The Mayor of Ferguson has announced that Officer Wilson will not get a severance package. Wilson’s lawyer says Wilson resigned because of threats had been made against other Officers and the department.
Darren Wilson has resigned from the Ferguson, Mo., Police Department in wake of
fatal shooting of Michael Brown, his attorney said today. Wilson’s resignation
comes five days after a grand jury investigating the Aug. 9 shooting declined to
indict the police officer.