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Oakland Cop Who Fired Tear Gas Canister At Occupy Protesters Will Return To Job

OAKLAND (KCBS) — The Oakland police officer who was fired three years ago for firing a tear gas canister into a crowd at an Occupy Oakland protest will return to work. 206 more words


officer reinstated after throwing flash-bang grenade at demonstrators assisting scott olsen

During the October 25, 2011 protest against the eviction of Occupy Oakland, an Oakland police officer shot Iraq war veteran Scott Olsen in the head with a lead-filled bean-bag round, fracturing Olsen’s skull and causing permanent brain damage.  125 more words

Lawsuits On Activists' Behalf