Occupy San Francisco
Authorities arrested 24 protesters who were part of a group attempting to disrupt the Wells Fargo shareholder meeting in downtown San Francisco Tuesday afternoon.
A man was arrested in San Francisco on Thursday morning after returning to the Occupy SF encampment where he allegedly stabbed someone on Sunday, a police spokesman said.
A 27-year-old man was hospitalized after an argument led to a stabbing near the Occupy SF encampment in San Francisco’s Financial District late Monday night, according to San Francisco police.
A man was critically injured in a stabbing near the Occupy SF encampment along San Francisco’s Market Street on Sunday night, police said.
Hundreds of protesters clad in rain gear marched through downtown San Francisco Friday evening, one of several events in a day of action. Some protesters entered a vacant building on Cathedral Hill.
Occupy San Francisco and other groups were planning a daylong protest in the Financial District and elsewhere in the city on Friday, and police Chief Greg Suhr said his department is ready.
Occupy San Francisco organizers have announced a massive day of action Friday, beginning at 6 a.m. in the city’s financial district.
San Francisco Police Chief Greg Suhr said he decided new guidelines on how the Police Department uses social media were needed because several officers’ inadvertently tipped off protesters about recent Occupy raids through Facebook and Twitter posts.
Occupy SF joined forces with other community activists to protest bank foreclosures in the city’s hard-hit Excelsior District.
The police raid on Wednesday that dismantled the Occupy San Francisco encampment was coupled with efforts to get the many homeless people participating in the protest into shelters.