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LAPD prepares for grand jury decision in Ferguson, Mo., shooting
LAPD prepares for grand jury decision in Ferguson, Mo., shooting

Los Angeles police Chief Charlie Beck said Tuesday that his department is gearing up for demonstrations when a Missouri grand jury announces whether to indict a police officer in the controversial shooting of a black teenager. Police departments nationwide are bracing for the grand jury's decision — expected by the end of the month — in the killing of Michael Brown by a white police officer. The August shooting in Ferguson, Mo., sparked protests nationwide along with criticism of police. Beck told the city's Police Commission that his department is "working very closely" with authorities in Missouri and hoped to get "some advance notice of the...

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