From SFGate The final vestige of the past year’s Occupy encampments in San Francisco was swept off the street late Wednesday night in a speedy police raid that had the mostly homeless denizens shooed off or arrested, and their tents trucked away, before reinforcing activists could arrive to effectively protest. The clearance began at 11:35 [...]
From the New York Times Occupy Wall Street and the movements it inspired in cities around the world last autumn have largely disappeared, brushed aside by battalions of police officers, but a handful of activists still cling to a site in the heart of Hong Kong’s central financial district, and on Monday evening they defied [...]
From KGO Portland Police were warning homeowners of vacant properties after a suspected squatter with Occupy Portland was arrested at a Northeast Portland house. Sunday night officers were called to a burglary in the new duplex on the 500 block of NE Bryant Street. The owner told police he thought someone may be inside. One [...]
From Washington Examiner Documents obtained by Judicial Watch confirm that somebody in the White House told officials with the General Services Administration (GSA) to “stand down” and not arrest Occupy Portland protestors who may have broken the law last year. Former GSA Public Buildings Service Commissioner Robert Peck told a senior Department of Homeland Security [...]
From Tampa Bay Times Nude dance club owner Joe Redner is telling Occupy Tampa to clear out of his private park in West Tampa by Sept. 15. Redner on Thursday told the Tampa City Council — scheduled to hear an Aug. 16 report on the encampment from police and other officials — that it need [...]
From KATU Police say they have found evidence across Portland that the squatters are targeting homes in danger of foreclosure. Three of the four known squatters loaded up a van and a truck with their belongings Friday outside the home in the 6100 block of North Mississippi. Kerry Cunneen, who has been arrested for squatting [...]
From MPR Five members of the Occupy Homes MN group were arrested by the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office for obstructing officers serving an eviction order on a south Minneapolis home. The sheriff’s office says officers attempted to evict residents at the home Wednesday but were blocked by a large group of people. The officers returned [...]
From Breitbart University of California, Berkeley campus police raided an Occupy encampment after the protesters refused to leave peacefully on the deadline set by police.
From Citizen Journalist Occupiers are still holding land in Albany used by the University of California at Berkeley for agricultural research. The university had actually given them a weekend deadline to agree to a “negotiated departure” where the University would agree to sit down with them and arrange for part of the occupied land to [...]
From Breitbart Six Occupy Wall Street members were finally arrested five months after seizing a home in Brooklyn from a single father, moving in, and wrecking the place. Asserting that the home was foreclosed on, they claimed they were going to renovate it and move in a homeless family; the group instead moved in themselves [...]
From ABC News Hundreds of Occupy Wall Street demonstrators from across the country descended on San Francisco Tuesday in an attempt to crash banking giant Wells Fargo’s annual shareholders meeting. Several dozen people representing community groups had bought company stock and were allowed inside. Police said 24 people were arrested, including 15 for disrupting the [...]
From Gateway Pundit Police kicked the #Occupy Portland goons out of a park this weekend. But not before the #occupy goons could scream, “Eat dick!” at the police. The protesters also threatened to give the police scabies and lice.