Protesters Seeking To Drop Charges Against ‘Black Friday 14’ ArrestedFourteen demonstrators were arrested Wednesday for refusing to leave the Alameda County Courthouse. They were calling on the DA to drop charges against the “Black Friday 14” protesters who crippled BART service on the last Black Friday.
Protesters, Journalists Suing Berkeley Over Police ResponseEleven protesters and journalists who were injured during police brutality demonstrations in Berkeley late last year announced Monday morning that they will file a federal civil rights lawsuit.
Protesters, Journalists Suing Berkeley Over Police ResponseEleven protesters and journalists who were injured during police brutality demonstrations in Berkeley late last year announced Monday morning that they will file a federal civil rights lawsuit for injuries suffered during the aggressive police response.
San Jose Police Officer Who Posted Threatening Tweets No Longer On ForceA San Jose officer suspended for posting inflammatory comments on social media that were critical of vocal and sometime-violent police abuse demonstrations is no longer on the force.
Uber Drivers Organizing Nationwide Protest To Demand Higher FeesSome Uber drivers are planning to turn off the ride-hailing apps this weekend as part of a nationwide protest demanding higher fees and tip options.
Oakland Man Arrested In Hammer Attack On Berkeley ProtesterBerkeley police Thursday said they have arrested an Oakland man in a hammer attack that occurred during a series of protests in December.
Marchers In San Jose Protest Death Of Inmate In Santa Clara County JailAbout 100 people marched Friday afternoon in San Jose to protest the death of a Santa Clara County jail inmate, which allegedly occurred at the hands of three correctional deputies.
Vigil Held For Man Accused Of Robbery, Carjacking Attempt Killed By Oakland PoliceFamily, friends and activists held a vigil Friday night for a man who was fatally shot by Oakland Police officers on Wednesday. They are disputing police findings and accounts from witnesses that he was pointing a gun at officers.
Dozens Arrested During Nuclear Weapons Protest At Lawrence Livermore LaboratoryAbout 50 Bay Area activists were peacefully arrested as they gathered at a Livermore laboratory to protest nuclear weapons on the 70th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima.
Mia Farrow Faces Backlash For Tweeting Out Lion Dentist's AddressHundreds protest lion killing at dentist office, some thanks to Mia Farrow...
Kayakers Paddle San Francisco Bay To Protest Arctic DrillingAbout 40 people kayaked in San Francisco Bay on Saturday to protest the potential for oil drilling this summer in the Arctic
Environmentalists Strip Naked To Protest Cutting Eucalyptus Grove In Oakland HillsActivists say they exposed themselves to make themselves vulnerable, just like the thousands of trees.