More than 200 people were arrested at the Occupy L.A. camp today as 1,000 riot police stormed the site and cleared the tents. Officers swept through the camp under darkness to drive out some of the longest-lasting protesters since crackdowns ended similar occupations across the country. In a move identical to the one carried in New York two weeks ago, the mayor ordered an eviction of the protesters who have camped outside City Hall for the past eight weeks.
The Occupy Camp in Boston is gone. Police arrested 46 Occupy Boston protesters last night as they swept through Dewey Square, tore down tents, and cleared the park. The Huffington Post reports that the raid began around 5 a.m. this ... Read Post
Dozens of U.S. Park Police officers in riot gear and on horseback converged before dawn Saturday on one of the nation's last remaining Occupy sites, with police clearing away tents they said were banned under park rules. That move l... Read Post