This program is about 1 hour long
(Ferguson: Jason Carroll) A change in police tactics after aggressive policing against angry protesters featured; scenes shown of the demonstrators, the violence last night, the arrest of two journalists, police actions against news crews. The pattern of protests turning violent at night discussed.
(Studio: Wolf Blitzer) Live discussion held with St. Louis alderman Antonio French and Carissa McGraw, who were arrested in last night's turmoil in Ferguson, [Last night, McGRAW - complains about police treatment.] [FRENCH - explains how he was arrested last night after the police shot smoke grenades into the crowd.] [McGRAW - explains her arrest on the street when she was being peaceful.]
(Studio: Wolf Blitzer) Live discussion held with CNN's Jeffrey Toobin, former FBI agent Tom Fuentes and Huffington Post's Marc Lamont Hill about the situation in Ferguson, Missouri. [HILL - says the people have had enough of the lack of transparency in police investigations; states an organized response brings results.] [TOOBIN - comments on the weird situation in Ferguson where the population is back and there is no diversity in leadership or the police; states the event is not that complicated and will be handled by the FBI and Justice Department.] [FUENTES - comments on the arrest of reporters last night: the final straw leading to a change of who is in charge.]
(Studio: Wolf Blitzer) Live discussion held with criminal defense attorney Mark Geragos and St. Louis Police Officers Assn. Neill Bruntrager about the situation; inset video of protests shown. [BRUNTRAGER- lists reasons why the police officer's name has not yet been released.] [GERAGOS - disagrees about not releasing the name of the officer.]
(Studio: Wolf Blitzer) Video from Ace Johnson about the immediate aftermath of the Brown shooting shown and described. Live discussion held with CNN's Jeffrey Toobin and Truman Project Defense Council's Josh Weinberg about events in Missouri. [WEINBERG - offers views on crowd control in Afghanistan as compared to Ferguson; comments on the use of heavy weapons by police departments.] [TOOBIN - calls the Johnson video significance as evidence.]