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Occupy Arrests

Occupy Arrests Near 8,000 As Wall Street Eludes Prosecution

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.23.2013 | Business

Here's a fact that may make your blood boil: Nearly 8,000 Occupy Wall Street protesters have been arrested in association with the activist movement, ...

Compañeros of the Word: Toward a Literacy of Rebellion

Greg Ruggiero | Posted 06.04.2013 | Politics
Greg Ruggiero

As of the time of this writing, authorities have arrested more than 7,730 people at events and actions organized by Occupy movement. I was among the 700 people subjected to a mass arrest on the Brooklyn Bridge on October 1, 2011.

After Tossing Of Occupy Arrests, Are We Free To Assemble?

Posted 10.04.2012 | Chicago

A Cook County judge moved last week to dismiss the mass arrests of 92 Occupy protesters who demonstrated in Chicago's Grant Park last October. In h...

Occupy Wall Street Demonstrators Arrested During New York City Protests

Posted 02.29.2012 | New York

By Gianna Palmer NEW YORK, Feb 29 (Reuters) - About 10 Occupy Wall Street demonstrators were arrested in New York City on Wednesday during prot...

WATCH: Riot Police Dismantle Occupy Miami Encampment; 3 Arrested

The Huffington Post | Janie Campbell | Posted 04.02.2012 | Miami

Lines of Miami-Dade police in riot gear moved through Occupy Miami's "Peace City" encampment at Government Center Tuesday night, banging batons, rippi...

Occupy FIU Urges University To Eliminate 'Free Speech Zones'

Posted 03.20.2012 | Miami

On January 12, an Occupy FIU event ended with the arrest of seven participants. The group was holding an Occupy FIU Art & Music Festival on the univer...

WATCH: Seven Occupy FIU Demonstrators Arrested On Campus

Posted 03.14.2012 | Miami

MIAMI - Seven participants in an Occupy FIU event planned to remember the Haiti earthquake were arrested Thursday and charged with unlawful assembly. ...

College Journalists Arrested At Occupy Atlanta

Kennesaw Patch | Gaetana Pipia | Posted 01.07.2012 | Politics

The Student Press Law Center is calling for Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed to drop all criminal charges against two college journalists who were arrested Sa...

WATCH: 2,000 Protesters March Downtown Saturday, 24 Arrested

AP/HuffPost | Posted 12.16.2011 | Denver

By P. SOLOMON BANDA and THOMAS PEIPERT, Associated Press DENVER (AP) -- Police in riot gear had just cleared Wall Street protesters out of their ca...