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79 Arrests In San Francisco Union Square Black Friday Protests, 5 Officers Injured

San Francisco’s police chief says 79 people in all were charged in connection with a protest at Union Square during Black Friday that turned violent. At least five SFPD officers were injured during their response.

12/01/2014

Portland Protest Hug

Photo Of Portland Cop Hugging Protester Goes Viral On Social Media

A touching photo of a white police officer hugging an African-American boy at a Portland protest this week has drawn heavy attention on social media.

11/29/2014

West Oakland BART protests (Julia Carrie Wong )

14 Ferguson Activists Arrested After Demonstration Shuts Down Transbay BART

BART trains are running through the Transbay Tube again Friday afternoon after a group of activists protesting the Ferguson grand jury decision were arrested for halting BART service at the West Oakland station.

11/28/2014

(Tayfun Coskun/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

Protests In Solidarity With Michael Brown Planned In Bay Area Shopping Areas On Black Friday

On Black Friday protesters will gather at San Francisco’s Union Square and in Emeryville to speak out against police brutality.

11/28/2014

Oakland Protest March

30 + Arrests Late Wednesday After Oakland Police Call For Added Support On Third Night Of Protests

Authorities say more than 30 protesters have been arrested in Oakland as a third night of demonstrations related to the Ferguson protests deteriorated into unrest and vandalism.

11/26/2014

Oakland Protest Violence

Oakland Protests Have Law Enforcement Officials Worried For Their Safety

Oakland councilman Noel Gallo said police officers, CHP officers and county sheriff’s deputies have called him to say they are concerned for their safety during the recent protests.

11/26/2014

Student protesting UC tuition hikes occupy Wheeler Hall at UC Berkeley. (Holly Quan/CBS)

UC Berkeley Students Protesting Tuition Hikes Vacate Wheeler Hall After 7-Day Occupation

Students and activists protesting tuition hikes at the University of California at Berkeley vacated their occupation of a building on campus early Wednesday morning.

11/26/2014

(CBS SF)

92 People Arrested On Second Day Of Ferguson Protests In Oakland

Meanwhile, the St. Louis County Police Department reports 45 people were arrested Tuesday night.

11/26/2014

Blackout Black Friday logo

Director Of Oscar Grant Biopic Spearheads ‘Black Out Black Friday’ Shopping Boycott

A grassroots protest is circulating on social media asking people not to shop on Black Friday to show solidarity with victims of police brutality.

11/26/2014

(Tayfun Coskun/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

Read What Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson Told The Grand Jury About Shooting Michael Brown

Here are some of the highlights from the testimony, released by prosecutor Bob McCulloch’s office Monday night.

11/25/2014

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