Ferguson at a glance
Population by race and Hispanic origin
Cities in this database with the most similarly-sized populations
Full-time law enforcement staff, Ferguson Police Department
- 34 Officers
- 5 Civilian staff
Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents
- 1.7 Ferguson
- 1.9 National average, cities with 10,000 to 24,999 population
- 2.2 National average
These figures reflect the Ferguson Police Department only, and do not include state or other police agencies that may be present in this location.
|Amount||Start and end dates||Recipient and description||Awarding agency||CFDA program||Type|
|FERGUSON, CITY OF CHP||Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs||16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants||Prime|
Recent equipment transfers
|Ship date||Item and National Stock Number (NSN)||Quantity||Acquisition value, each||Acquisition value, total||DEMIL code||DEMIL IC|
|1||1 @ $49,897.00||$49,897.00||C||1|
We identified 1 publicly reported settlement that resulted in $1,500,000.00 in monetary compensation to victims.
Ferguson paid $1.5 million to the family of Michael Brown in 2017.
In 2017, the City of Ferguson paid $1.5 million to settle a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of Michael Brown, who was killed by officer Darren Wilson in 2014.