Man being arrested on day four.
As the Occupy Wall Street protests move into their ninth day, the dust from yesterday's failed (and unauthorized) march from Union Square to the United Nations building is beginning to settle. What we now know is that approximately 80 people were arrested, so an NYPD spokeswoman confirmed to ABC News. She also mentioned that most were taken in for disorderly conduct and obstructing traffic—the obvious strategy for breaking up a protest sans permit—and that only one person had been arrested for assaulting a police officer.
Last night about 50 demonstrators marched along Broadway to Union Square to protest the NYPD's mass arrests at Zuccotti Park Saturday night. Other Occupy Wall Street protesters also marched to Union Square along other routes, and ph... Read Post
Police arrested at least five people this afternoon during a protest march against police brutality organized by the Occupy Wall Street movement. One of the arrests Read Post