The Rt. Rev. Deon Kevin Johnson says racial justice will be one of his priorities in heading the Episcopal Diocese of Missouri.
A grand jury says the officers used excessive force when arresting Brianna Hill in Kansas City, Mo., last year.
Pop is at least the 10th transgender person to be murdered in the U.S. this year.
The child was found, but police believe he was the victim of sexual abuse.
So-called ex-gays spoke out against the local ordinance.
Sgt. Keith Wildhaber said St. Louis County denied him promotion 23 times because of antigay bias.
All but one of the known victims this year have been women of color, including Hill.