Darren Wilson’s Resignation No Consolation For Protesters Angry Over Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) — The white police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri has resigned.

Darren Wilson turned in his badge Saturday, nearly 4 months after the deadly incident that divided a community and much of the nation, including the Bay Area.

There have been protests here every night since the grand jury decided not to indict Wilson for killing 18-year old Michael Brown.
An undated photo of Michael Brown, Jr. who was killed by police officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Mo., Aug. 9. (CBS) An undated photo of Michael Brown, Jr. who was killed by police officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Mo., Aug. 9. (CBS)
Wilson no longer has a job, but protesters say that doesn’t make them feel any better about him not having to face a jury.

Wilson’s attorney says his resignation is effective immediately. It comes just days after he went on ABC News to defend his decision to shoot Brown.

“The reason I have a clear conscience is because…

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