Justin Herman Plaza

Occupy SF tents along Market St. in San Francisco before being removed by police, November 16, 2011. (CBS)

Occupy SF Reduces Tents Amid Fears Of Police Raid

Protesters at the Occupy San Francisco movement have significantly cut back on the number of the tents at their encampment, reducing tensions of a possible raid.

11/17/2011

The Occupy San Francisco encampment at Justin Herman Plaza (CBS)

San Francisco Officials Fear Disease Will Spread At Occupy Encampment

Poor sanitation and evidence of lice and fleas at the Occupy San Francisco encampment endanger the health of everyone in the overcrowded, makeshift tent city at Justin Herman Plaza, public health officials said Wednesday.

11/17/2011

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Mayor Lee Pays Visit To Occupy SF Camp

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee visited the “Occupy SF” encampment at Justin Herman Plaza for the first time Tuesday morning and said he was “a little disappointed” with the conditions at the camp.

11/15/2011

The Occupy San Francisco encampment at Justin Herman Plaza (CBS)

Displaced Occupy Oakland Members Camp Out In San Francisco

The Occupy San Francisco encampment is growing, boosted by refugees from the Oakland camp, but protesters in San Francisco fear a police raid on their camp is imminent.

11/15/2011

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Deadly Dog Virus Feared Spreading At Occupy SF Encampment

The San Francisco SPCA has warned Occupy SF protesters of a possibly fatal virus being spread among dogs who run free at the downtown encampment.

11/15/2011

Occupy Wall Street protestors stage a demonstration outside of the National Summit on Education Reform where News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch was delivering a keynote address on October 14, 2011 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Occupy Encampment In San Francisco Sees Influx Of New Protesters

After a tense weekend that included a Saturday march where two protesters allegedly attacked police officers, Occupy San Francisco participants at Justin Herman Plaza said they have seen a spike in new campers.

11/13/2011

Tents at the Occupy SF encampment in Justin Herman Plaza, October 27, 2011. (CBS)

With Election Over, Mayor Lee Focuses On Occupy SF

With the votes counted and the winners declared, Mayor Ed Lee is turning his attention to matters impacting the city, including the demonstrators at Justin Herman Plaza.

11/11/2011

The Occupy San Francisco encampment at Justin Herman Plaza (CBS)

Despite Merchant Complaints, Mayor Lee Won’t Remove Occupy SF

Despite recent arrests at the Occupy SF encampment and complaints from nearby merchants, Mayor Ed Lee said Wednesday that there were no immediate plans to remove the encampment.

11/10/2011

The Occupy San Francisco encampment at Justin Herman Plaza (CBS)

SFPD Says Shoplifting, Fights On The Rise Around Occupy Encampment

San Francisco police have been responding to a growing number of problems in and around the protest site, and neighboring businesses have reported a spike in shoplifting

11/08/2011

Tents at the Occupy SF encampment in Justin Herman Plaza, October 27, 2011. (CBS)

Stabbing Victim Taken To Occupy SF Encampment For Treatment

A woman sought medical treatment at the Occupy SF encampment after being stabbed early Tuesday morning, a police spokesman said.

11/01/2011

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