Occupy Portland

File photo of a police officer holding a bottle of pepper spray. (Photo by Aaron Tam/AFP/GettyImages)

Suit: Police Used Excessive Force In Occupy March

A photograph of an Occupy Portland demonstrator blasted with pepper spray as she opened her mouth to shout at a police officer became a defining image of the month-long encampment.

CBS Seattle–08/06/2013

Mug shot of Richard Hernandez. (credit: Portland Police Bureau)

Police: Occupy Portland Protestor Spit In Guard’s Face

An Occupy Portland protestor was arrested for allegedly spitting in the face of a security guard during a demonstration.


Occupy Oakland protesters gather at the Port of Oakland toshut down the facility as they call for a citywide general strike on Nov. 2, 2011 in California. (credit: KIMIHIRO HOSHINO/AFP/Getty Images)

Police Seize Gun, Sword From Occupy Portland Protesters

Police made three arrests and seized a gun and sword from people who said they were on the way to Monday’s Occupy Portland action to shut down the port.


File photo of a cop walking through a West  Coast Occupy encampment. (Credit: KIMIHIRO HOSHINO/AFP/Getty Images)

Occupy’s New Tactic On The West Coast: Squatting

SEATTLE, Wash. (CBS Seattle/AP) — Occupy Wall Street demonstrators in Seattle, Portland and Oakland have taken up a new tactic in their protests against wealth inequality: squatting in vacant properties. Last week, CBS Seattle reported on an […]


The NYPD enforces a no sleeping rule in Zuccotti Park on Nov. 16, 2011 in New York City. (credit: Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Occupy Portland Vows To ‘Shut Down Major Banks’

Police have begun detaining protesters who sat down on a Portland bridge in the kickoff to a morning of demonstrations called by the Occupy Portland movement.


A protester is tackled and handcuffed near the Occupy Portland encampment on Nov. 13, 2011 in Portland, Ore. (credit: Natalie Behring/Getty Images)

Police Raid At Occupy Portland Leads To Dozens Of Arrests

A showdown between Occupy Portland protesters and local authorities led to at least 50 arrests and multiple injuries, including one sign language interpreter reportedly left in critical condition.


Thom Hartmann

Thom Has The Latest News On The Occupy Movement, Keystone XL Pipeline, And Fracking Delaware

Monday, Nov. 14, 2011 See the full week’s schedule   Hour One: Latest on “Occupy”…Occupy Cal to strike Tuesday – Ronald Cruz, BAMN / Plus, evicted?  Jordan LeDoux, Occupy Portland Hour Two: Keystone XL Pipeline…environment […]

1090 The Fan–11/14/2011

A police officer keeps watch over the Occupy Wall Street movement in Zuccotti Park in the Financial District near Wall Street on Nov. 8, 2011 in New York City. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police Investigating Occupy Portland Protesters Over Bombing

Portland police say an improvised incendiary device was set off outside a downtown office building and they’re investigating a possible link to the Occupy Portland camp.


Policemen in riot gear face off with demonstrators at the 'Occupy Denver' camp on Oct. 29, 2011 in Denver, Colo. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Police Arrest Dozens of Occupy Portland Protesters

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Police arrested about 30 anti-Wall Street protesters in Portland early Sunday, dragging and carrying them to waiting vans, after they refused to leave a park in an affluent district. The arrests […]