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New York City police in riot gear swept into a Lower Manhattan park to remove Occupy Wall Street protesters early today following similar moves that shut camps in Oakland, California, and Portland, …Continue
All eyes are on military veteran Scott Olsen as he goes into surgery after injuries at Occupy Oakland, by the local police on orders from the Mayor, left him with fractured skull and swelling of the brain.
The Oakland Police Department…Continue
The Colorado State Patrol said 23 people were arrested as police in riot gear moved into the Occupy Denver camp in front of the Colorado Capitol early this morning to dismantle tents and remove debris.
The initial order to disperse came shortly before 3 a.m., but arrests weren't made until after 6 a.m.
Cpt. Jeff Goodwin of the Colorado State Patrol said…Continue
Wisconsin police officers have participated in the Madison labor protests, not only on the job as public security, but also as demonstrators. Democracy Now! interviews Jim Palmer, executive director of the Wisconsin Professional Police Association, at the Wisconsin State Capitol. "Law enforcement officers from all across the state are proud to stand with their fellow devoted public employees," Palmer says. "We have been very impressed by how peaceful everyone has…Continue
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