Enhanced security is winding down in Ferguson, as the last of the Missouri National Guard left the St. Louis suburb on Wednesday. Missouri Highway Patrol Captain Ron Johnson says police officers have returned to their normal duties. Also, Ferguson Police have returned to patrolling the Canfield Apartments, which is where 18-year-old Michael Brown was shot and killed on August 9th.
Johnson added that St. Louis County and Missouri Highway Patrol officers will continue to patrol the area of West Florissant where protests and violence followed Brown’s death. The area has seen relative calm since late last week.