Occupy LA, LAPD Clash at Downtown Art Walk, Non-Lethal Weapons Fired, Arrests

By: Friday July 13, 2012 8:00 am

This action was to be people chalking the sidewalks and in the street, according to Occupy Los Angeles’ Facebook.

“Tonight, #ArtWalk in #DTLA becomes #ChalkWalk! Occupy Los Angeles has had a laughably ridiculous 12 arrests the past 6 weeks for children’s sidewalk chalk.

 

Families of London Rioters to Be Evicted, and Denied Welfare

By: Saturday August 13, 2011 4:00 pm

According to BBC radio: Prime Minister David Cameron has gone back to court to obtain actions that will be served to convicted rioters. These actions will cause the eviction of the rioters families as well as the termination of welfare payments.

Riot on Sunset Strip: Concert Goers Attacked with Rubber Bullets and Mace

By: Friday January 7, 2011 4:15 pm

Firing bean bags and rubber bullets while spraying mace into a crowd of concert goers, Los Angeles Sheriff Department deputies closed down Sunset Boulevard from Doheny Avenue to San Vincente Boulevard for two hours last night. Backed up by members of the Los Angeles Police Department’s riot squad and the Beverly Hills Police Department, LASD arrived as patrons exited a punk rock nostalgia show featuring Ill Repute TSOL and Youth Brigade at the Key Club on Sunset Blvd.

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