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Frank Ogawa Plaza

A protester is detained by police during a rally for International Worker's Day on May 1, 2012 in Oakland. (Eric Thayer/Getty Images)

Oakland Police Order May Day Protesters To Leave; SF Building Occupied

At least 23 people were arrested during May Day protests in Oakland on Tuesday. Meanwhile, police in riot gear faced off with dozens of protesters who occupied a building in San Francisco.

05/01/2012

Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike

Bay Area Protests and Picket Lines Planned For May Day

Bay Area labor unions along with the Occupy movement are planning protests, picket lines and walkouts on May Day.

04/30/2012

Occupy Oakland protest

Occupy Oakland March Mostly Peaceful, 2 Arrests

Two were arrested when several protesters attempted to interfere with a traffic stop during a mostly peaceful anti-police march in Oakland Saturday night, police said.

02/12/2012

Occupy Oakland protest

Counter-Protesters Criticize Occupy Oakland Tactics

A day of action by Occupy Oakland activists on Monday resulted in tense encounters with police and counter-protesters but there weren’t any arrests or reports of violence.

02/06/2012

(Clockwise from left) Adam Weathers, Ahimsa Winthunder, Chloe Watlington, Geoffry Weiss, Jason Ozolins and Joanne Warwick. (Oakland Police Department)

Officials Name Occupy Oakland Protesters Ordered To Stay Away

Twelve people charged with crimes in connection with Occupy Oakland protests have been ordered to stay away from Frank Ogawa Plaza and the Oakland Convention Center.

02/03/2012

Police officers protect the City Hall as protesters from Occupy Oakland -the local offshoot of Occupy Wall Street- marched to the buiding in Oakland on January 28, 2012. (KIMIHIRO HOSHINO/AFP/Getty Images)

Oakland Tries To Recover From Weekend ‘Occupy’ Damage

Oakland City Hall reopened Monday after municipal employees worked to clean up damage they said was caused over the weekend by Occupy protesters, about 400 of whom were arrested following clashes with police.

01/30/2012

Oakland Police

Oakland Mayor Assesses Damage From Occupy Protests

Saturday’s break-in culminated a day of clashes between protesters and police. Interim Police Chief Howard Jordan said nearly 400 people were arrested on charges ranging from failure to disperse and vandalism.

01/29/2012

Oakland Police

Occupy Oakland Protest Turns Violent; Hundreds Arrested

Police arrested around 200 Occupy Oakland protesters during a day of action Saturday that began with the protesters’ attempt to take over a vacant building to establish a community center there.

CBS San Francisco–01/28/2012

Freshly silkscreened signs hang to dry at the Occupy Oakland encampment during Occupy Oakland's general strike on November 2, 2011 in Oakland.  (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Oakland Warns Occupy Protesters Not To Take Over Building

In a statement Friday, Oakland City Administrator Deanna Santana said the city would not be “bullied by threats of violence or illegal activity.”

01/27/2012

Oakland Occupy protesters march around Lake Merritt on 'Day of Action'.

Occupy Oakland Plans Building Takeover Saturday

Occupy Oakland activists said they plan to take over a vacant building at an undisclosed location somewhere in the city on Saturday to establish a new home.

01/26/2012

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