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Many in Ferguson criticize nighttime grand jury announcement
Many in Ferguson criticize nighttime grand jury announcement

St. Louis County prosecutor Robert McCulloch's decision to wait until nightfall to announce the results of a grand jury investigation into Michael Brown's death was criticized Tuesday by law enforcement experts and Ferguson activists, who said the move put police at a tactical disadvantage and offered agitators the cover of darkness. “Of all the events and all that happened, the single event I am most hard-pressed to explain is why in the world it was announced at the time it was," said Wayne Fisher, a professor with the Police Institute at Rutgers University in Newark, N.J., and a former New Jersey assistant state attorney general. "Announcing it in daylight...

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