Occupy Oakland: Videos show flash mob, some violent behavior [Updated]
Here are some videos from Wednesday's Occupy Oakland protests, which brought thousands of protesters to the city's streets.
In this video from KGO-TV, some protesters particpate in a flash mob:
In video from mwollanvideo on YouTube, some protesters are bused from downtown Oakland to the Port of Oakland on Wednesday afternoon:
A video from KPIX-TV shows some violent behavior. (See video here.)
[Updated at 9 p.m., Nov. 2: Some Occupy Oakland protesters denounced the behavior shown on the video, saying it was the work of a fringe group.]
So far, officials said no arrests have been made.
“The world is watching Oakland tonight. We need to make sure this remains a safe place for everyone,” said Mayor Jean Quan, who was joined at an early Wednesday evening news conference by Interim Police Chief Howard Jordan and port officials.
-- Shelby Grad