occupy police brutality

2011 - U.S. police in riot gear clashed with student protesters at the University of California, Berkeley, after they refused to dismantle their camp. Tents were erected following a march against tuition fee increases for students - which was part of the broader Occupy Wall Street movement. [video]


October 2 2015 - A Brazilian cop shoots a protester from point blank range with a less lethal shotgun when goes into a rage after his hat is knocked off accidentally, during a protest march in Recife. The activists from the Occupy Estelita movement are trying to block a private real estate development project at the José Estelita Pier in the city’s historic center. The protesters want the space to be a public park. [video]