Watch live news conference: Governor, patrol address crowd
FERGUSON, Mo. — The Missouri Highway Patrol planned a security briefing at 11 a.m. Friday in Ferguson.
Governor Jay Nixon is expected to speak at the briefing as well as Captain Ron Johnson of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, who was put in charge of Ferguson security on Thursday.
Friday morning, Ferguson Chief Thomas Jackson released the name of the officer involved in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown. It is Darren Wilson, a six-veteran of the force with no disciplinary record.