Occupy San Francisco

SFPD says Jesse Nesbitt (inset) is the man seen hurling bricks into a crowd during a San Francisco May Day protest. (CBS/SFPD)

San Francisco Protester Gets 2 Years For Throwing Bricks At Police

A year to the day after he was arrested for throwing bricks at San Francisco police officers, a protester was sentenced Wednesday to two years in state prison for a felony assault charge, prosecutors said.

05/01/2013

Demonstrators string yellow caution tape inside a Wells Fargo bank on 3rd and Galvez in San Francisco, December 6, 2012. (CBS)

Occupy Protesters Take Over SF Wells Fargo Branch To Denounce Foreclosures

Occupy demonstrators and housing advocates and briefly took over a Wells Fargo Bank branch in San Francisco’s Bayview neighborhood Thursday as part of a protest denouncing foreclosure.

12/06/2012

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

San Francisco Occupy Encampment Cleared; Protesters Arrested

Police made multiple arrests while clearing illegal Occupy encampments in downtown San Francisco late Wednesday night, a police spokesman said.

09/27/2012

Occupy Movement In San Francisco Marks One Year Anniversary Of Start Of Protests

San Francisco ‘Occupy’ Protesters Avoid Clash With Police Over Justin Herman Plaza Camp

Occupy protestors who gathered at Justin Herman Plaza in San Francisco overnight to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the Occupy protests avoided clashes with police.

09/18/2012

Occupy Wall Street anniversary protests in San Francisco (CBS)

Occupy SF Protesters Mark 1st Anniversary Of Movement

Protesters returned to Justin Herman Plaza Monday night following a day of rallies and marches to mark the one-year anniversary since the beginning of the Occupy Wall Street movement in New York.

09/17/2012

Damage at the SFPD Mission Station (BCN)

Donations Pour In For Vandalized SF Mission District Shops

A grassroots effort to help Mission District businesses vandalized by a group that broke away from a protest march on Monday has raised more $7,000 in less than a week.

05/04/2012

Police outside a building on the 800 block of Turk St. during a raid on Occupy protesters, May 2, 2012. (CBS)

5 To Be Charged In May Day Takeover Of SF Building

San Francisco prosecutors plan to file charges against five people arrested in the takeover of a vacant building during May Day protests.

05/04/2012

SFPD says Jesse Nesbitt (inset) is the man seen hurling bricks into a crowd during a San Francisco May Day protest. (CBS/SFPD)

Accused SF Occupy Brick Thrower Had Previous Run-In, Faces Felonies

A man accused of tossing bricks into a crowd of people during Tuesday’s San Francisco May Day protests will face felony charges, according to the San Francisco Police department.

05/02/2012

Police outside a building on the 800 block of Turk St. during a raid on Occupy protesters, May 2, 2012. (CBS)

Police Remove Protesters From Occupied San Francisco Building

Police began making arrests early Wednesday morning, removing protesters from a building owned by the Catholic archdiocese of San Francisco that was occupied during May Day protests.

05/02/2012

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - APRIL 24: Occupy protestors surround a planned shareholder meeting at the San Francisco headquarters of Wells Fargo Bank on California Street.

Organizers Say SF Protest Signals Reemergence Of Occupy Movement

San Francisco Tuesday had the biggest Occupy protest on either side of the bay, since encampments were shut down last year. Many activists at Tuesday’s ‘Occupy Wells Fargo’ action called it a reemergence of Occupy.

04/25/2012

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