Occupy Cal

Occupy The Farm, Gill Tract, Berkeley, Albany

Occupy Protesters Take Over Tract Of Farmland On Berkeley-Albany Border

About 40 activists who are part of a group calling itself “Occupy the Farm” are planting 15,000 seedlings on a 10-acre plot of land in Albany that is owned by the University of California at Berkeley, a spokesman for the group said Monday.


'Occupy Cal' protesters on the UC Berkeley campus on November 9, 2011. (CBS)

4 Occupy Cal Protesters Arraigned, Stay-Away Orders Issued

Four Occupy Cal protesters were arraigned Monday on misdemeanor charges for their involvement in a demonstration at Sproul Plaza at the University of California at Berkeley campus on Nov. 9.


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Man Charged With Murder In Berkeley Hills Killing

An Alameda man was charged with murder Wednesday for allegedly killing a Berkeley hills homeowner with a flowerpot on Saturday night, according to court documents.


The Berkeley hills home where man was beaten to death. (CBS)

Ignored 911 Call Turns Fatal In Berkeley; Police Busy With Occupy Protest

Berkeley police acknowledge they didn’t immediately respond to a call in the hills that would eventually result in last Saturday’s homicide, because they were planning for an Occupy protest headed to UC Berkeley.


Occupy Cal

Occupy Cal Protesters Set Up Tents At UC Berkeley

Occupy Cal protesters have set up seven tents on Sproul Plaza on the University of California at Berkeley campus, according to a spokesman for the group.


A Look Back At 2011: Bay Area & The World

Lawmakers Grill UC Officials Over Protest Clashes

Lawmakers began a broader inquiry over of how colleges have responded to non-violent Occupy protests.


'Occupy Cal' protesters on the UC Berkeley campus on November 9, 2011. (CBS)

Occupy Cal Protesters File Lawsuit Over Police Response

Students and community members filed a lawsuit in federal court Tuesday alleging that police used excessive force against them during an “Occupy Cal” protest on Nov. 9.


Police in riot gear stand off against student protesters at UC Berkeley, November 9, 2011. (CBS)

UC Berkeley Police Union Defends ‘Occupy’ Handling

The union representing University of California, Berkeley police said a video showing baton-wielding officers jabbing demonstrators earlier this month is misleading and doesn’t show officers being hit, pushed and threatened.


UC Berkeley

UC Regents Reschedule Meeting Postponed Over Safety Fears

A University of California Board of Regents meeting postponed this week because of fears about violent protests has been rescheduled for Nov. 28, UC officials said Friday.


"Open University" Strike Held At UC Berkeley

Occupy Cal Considers Next Move After Camp Taken Down

About 200 Occupy Cal protesters gathered on the steps of Sproul Hall at the University of California at Berkeley on Thursday night for a general assembly meeting to decide if they will set up an encampment again.