Occupy Los Angeles

Police in Los Angeles and Philadelphia stormed Occupy Wall Street encampments in both cities, demanding protestors leave demonstration sites that had become two of the movement's largest after evictions upended others across the country.

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  • Occupy Los Angeles Protester Sergio Ballesteros Arrested At Artwalk For Alleged Lynching
    According to LAist and Sue Basko, a lawyer who has been advising Occupy L.A., police were monitoring a crowded sidewalk when a drummer thus far only identified as Adam stepped off the curb. Police then immediately swarmed and arrested Adam, according to Basko.
    01/16/2012 - 2:05 am | View Link
  • Family Guy Writer Arrested At Occupy L.a.
    A writer for hit TV cartoon Family Guy has told of his terror as he was arrested in the Occupy Los Angeles raid last week (beg28Nov11). Patrick Meighan has taken to his blog to recount how 1,400 armed cops in Swat gear confronted the campaigners ...
    12/8/2011 - 2:52 am | View Link
  • Occupy L.A. tents torn down, 200 arrested
    “We’ve arrested all the Occupy L.A. protesters on the ground in the park and the last three people who had climbed high up into a tree house,” he told City News Service. Police Cmdr. Andrew Smith added that a police shotgun that fires beanbags was ...
    11/30/2011 - 2:18 am | View Link
  • Reason Morning Links: Gary Johnson Gives up on New Hampshire, 200 Arrested at Occupy Los Angeles, Greece "Saved Overnight"
    Sure, there are lots of ways to look at it. Ironically, this guy took your tack somewhat when he cited evidence that regulation has not grown under Obama IN COMPARISON to Bush. See, it is common to think about a claim of too much or too little something to ...
    11/30/2011 - 12:53 am | View Link
  • Updated: Police clear Occupy LA camp; 292 arrested in massive raid
    Los Angeles police moved in on the nearly two-month old Occupy L.A. encampment early Wednesday morning, arresting the protesters who'd remained in City Hall Park despite a deadline by the mayor for protesters to vacate the area by Monday. LAPD arrested 292 ...
    11/29/2011 - 11:20 pm | View Link
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  • Occupy Los Angeles
    Occupy Los Angeles (also referred to as Occupy L.A.) ... The officer who arrested Meighan had forced him into a painful wrist lock; when Meighan recoiled, ...
    11/13/2017 - 9:55 pm | View Website
  • Occupy L.A.: More than 200 arrested in peaceful sweep | L ...
    Without resorting to large-scale violence, Los Angeles police successfully cleared out the Occupy L.A. camp at City Hall early Wednesday, managing to avoid ...
    10/13/2017 - 4:55 am | View Website
  • Occupy L.A.: A portrait of the arrested protesters | L.A ...
    The nearly 300 protesters arrested as part of the Occupy L.A. eviction from City Hall skewed young, white and male, but included a wide spectrum of races and ages, an analysis of Los Angeles Police Department records showed.
    05/27/2017 - 3:04 pm | View Website
  • Protesters arrested at Occupy L.A.
    Records released today provide new insight into the makeup of the Occupy L.A. protest. According to LAPD's arrest records, the occupiers tend to be young, white, male ...
    11/30/2011 - 6:58 pm | View Website
  • 200 arrested as cops raid Occupy LA camp
    LAPD clears Occupy camp without major violence; Philly protesters march through streets after their eviction
    11/30/2011 - 5:29 am | View Website
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