"Local groups, including the Metro Organization for Racial and Economic Equity, the Kansas City branch of the NAACP and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, organized on Sept. 19. They want Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker to charge the police officer with murder in the controversial police shooting death. They also are demanding local control of the Kansas City police department."
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The family of a man shot and killed by police in May are demanding that the officer who killed Terrence Bridges be charged with murder. Relatives say that Bridges, 30, had moved to Kansas City from Chicago to get away from gun violence.