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Occupy Movement

A protester sits in a street in front of police in riot gear as protesters attempt to block an entrance to the Port of Oakland on December 12, 2011 in Oakland. (Kimberly White/Getty Images)

Riot Police May Incite Violence Among Protesters Instead Of Preventing It, UC Berkeley Researchers Find

Do police in riot gear and the tactics and equipment they use on protesters such as ini Ferguson, Mo. and the Occupy movement in the Bay Area prevent violent clashes or incite them?

08/22/2014

Occupy Protest - Oakland

Occupy Oakland Marks 2-Year Anniversary Amid Uncertain Future

Two years ago there was a campground at Oakland’s Frank Ogawa Plaza followed by riots in the streets. Today the Occupy Oakland movement commemorated their anniversary and examined what they should do next.

10/11/2013

Road to Bohemian Grove

75-Year-Old Arrested In Sonoma County At ‘Occupy Bohemian Grove’ Protest

A 75-year-old protester was arrested at an ‘Occupy Bohemian Grove’ march in Sonoma County on Saturday, according to the sheriff’s office.

07/15/2012

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

Picketers at the Larkspur Ferry terminal during a ferry workers' strike, May 1, 2012. (CBS)

Phil Matier: Why Transit, City Workers Are Willing To Strike

The labor movement and Occupy have teamed up for some powerful protests this May Day, but unions were apprehensive of initial plans to “shut down” the Golden Gate Bridge.

05/01/2012

An Occupy Education march in Berkeley (CBS)

Classes Disrupted As Bay Area College Students, Occupy Movement Team Up

College students all over the Bay Area and across the nation were partnering with the Occupy movement Thursday in a day of action against higher tuition costs.

03/01/2012

Aerial, San Quentin Protesters

Hundreds Demonstrate For Prisoner Rights In San Quentin

Hundreds of people gathered outside San Quentin State Prison Monday afternoon for a protest that organizers said merges the Occupy and prisoners’ rights movements.

02/20/2012

A protester from Occupy Oakland -the local offshoot of Occupy Wall Street- is arrested in Oakland on January 28, 2012. (KIMIHIRO HOSHINO/AFP/Getty Images)

CBS 5 Poll: ‘Occupy’ Movement Losing Bay Area Support

A newly released KPIX-TV CBS 5 poll shows Bay Area support for the ‘Occupy’ movement is on a downward spiral after recent violent demonstrations in Oakland.

01/31/2012

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

Sept. 17: The Occupy Wall Street movement began in Zuccotti Park, near New York City’s financial district and iconic Wall Street. A protest of economic inequality, the movement has spread internationally, with “Occupy” offshoots found in cities across the world. (Photo credit by  Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

SF Bayview Man Joins ‘Occupy Kids’ Over Threats Of Losing Home

A growing number of elderly protesters are joining the Occupy Movement. One Vietnam vet from San Francisco’s Bayview District fights with them against his own possible eviction.

01/21/2012

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