Occupy Protesters

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

UC Police officers gathered at the entrance of Gill Tract in Albany, May 13, 2013. (CBS)

‘Occupy The Farm’ Activists Vow Return After Lastest Eviction From Albany Land Tract

“Occupy The Farm” plans on returning to the tract of land in Albany owned by the University of California at Berkeley Monday night to discuss the group’s next move after it was removed and thousands of plants that were planted by the group were plowed Monday morning, a group organizer said.

05/13/2013

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)

Occupy Oakland Protesters Sue; Claim Arrests Violated Civil Rights

Occupy Oakland protesters are suing the city and Alameda County, saying arrests last year violated their civil rights.

01/16/2013

A Look Back At 2011: Bay Area & The World

UC To Pay Nearly $1M To Pepper-Sprayed Occupy Protesters

The University of California is set to pay about $1 million to settle a lawsuit filed by demonstrators who were pepper-sprayed during an Occupy protest at UC Davis last fall.

09/26/2012

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