I believe that Dareen Wilson's actions against Michael Brown was justified. From a reading in CNN, there were two witnesses: his friend who was part of the robbery; Dorian Johnson and a family friend. Dorian Johnson stated that the officer, Dareen, pulled his car up to them and later reversed almost "hitting" them and he forcefully grabbed Michael. The family friend stated that Michael was the first person to make attempt on the officer. Michael Brown's friend will do anything to get his friend out of trouble and get the officer in trouble. Prior to the shootings, shown in the security footage, it clearly showed that Michael forcefully stole from the owner's
Mr. Wilson was defending himself from this black thug.