Man shot several times by police after allegedly being found in possession of a semi-automatic weapon.
There have been calls for Wheeler's resignation after one person was shot during clashes between right-wing groups and counter-protesters.
"When setbacks occur and mistakes are made, we must be willing to acknowledge them, fix them, learn from them, and continue to move forward together," said Columbia Police Chief W.H. "Skip" Holbrook.
President Donald Trump alleged on Monday that Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden was being controlled by "people that you've never heard of."
"I hear the community's call for more transparency, and I can tell you that body cameras will be funded next year," County Executive Jim Kreuser said.
President Donald Trump has suggested that a teen accused of killing two people during protests in Kenosha, Wisconsin last week was acting in self defense.
Amid fiery protests across the country, both Donald Trump and Joe Biden are addressing the "law and order" issue - with very different messages.
The protests have been ongoing for three months in the city.
The shooting took place hours after a large caravan of President Donald Trump supporters arrived in Portland, Oregon on Saturday.
Kelly Loeffler, who is a senator and co-owner of the Atlanta Dream, has been an outspoken critic of the Black Lives Matter movement, despite her team vocally opposing her viewpoints.
Unrest has eased in the Wisconsin city after violence broke out following the police shooting of Jacob Blake.
"We know you've reached the conclusion that images of violence or vandalism are your only ticket to reelection," the mayor wrote Trump.
Chris Smalls said that the TCOEW's demands include increased wages, medicare, childcare, and more.
An extradition hearing for the 17-year-old, who faces five felony changes, is set for September 25.
Georgia State Rep. and civil rights activist Vernon Jones was accosted by Black Lives Matter protesters on Thursday, in Washington, D.C., while walking to his hotel after attending the Republican National Convention at the White House.
When asked what he thought the original protesters would think, activist Tyler Green said: "I think they'd also be disappointed that we're still having to march at all. They did it so we wouldn't have to, but here we are. It's now up to us to try again so that our kids don't have to."
The chant, sometimes used by social justice protesters, refers to unjust systems of power rather than specific buildings.
"What transpired yesterday does not bring us closer to safety," Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey said. "It does not bring us closer to advancing racial justice in the way we all want."
In the wake of the shooting of Jacob Blake and the killing of two protesters, the ACLU has called for "the immediate resignation of Kenosha Police Chief Daniel Miskinis and Kenosha County Sheriff David Beth."
"We must always defend peaceful protest and peaceful protesters. We should not confuse them with those looting and committing acts of violence, including the shooter who was arrested for murder," Kamala Harris said.
Athletes from various professional sports leagues, including the NBA, WNBA, MLB and MLS, refused to play on Wednesday in protest to the shooting of Jacob Blake.
Two GoFundMe pages for 26-year-old Anthony Huber have raised over $78,000. The campaigns both identify Huber as being one of two victims in the Kenosha protest shooting that took place late Tuesday night.
The Los Angeles Lakers athlete is among the players who have called for action from team owners toward social-justice reform against systemic racism and police brutality.
A video of people being placed into law enforcement vehicles with no license plates have been shared on social media.
Sheskey, who has been with the Kenosha Police Department for seven years, held on to Blake's shirt and fired his service weapon seven times at the man's back, state authorities said.
Former MLB star Aubrey Huff has called Kenosha shooter Kyle Rittenhouse "a national treasure" after the teenager was arrested in connection with the killing of two people during protests Tuesday night.
The unrest came after a Black homicide suspect shot himself while being pursued by police.
"If there's somebody hurt, I'm running into harm's way. That's why I have my rifle, because I can protect myself, obviously," the 17-year-old says in a video.
The man worked at a long-standing mattress store in the city and arrived at the shop that night to witness protesters attempting to set it on fire.