Occupy the MBTA established what it called Camp Charlie on the State House steps shortly after the T’s board voted Wednesday to raise fares an average 23 percent.
Boston spent $1.4 million on police overtime at the Occupy Boston encampment, but overall police overtime was down in 2011 by about 6 percent.
A Suffolk Superior Court judge is keeping all records under wraps related to a subpoena for Twitter account information of some Occupy Boston supporters.
Two days after police evicted Occupy Boston protesters from their more-than-two-month-old encampment at Dewey Square, the group is looking for a new way to spread its message.
The dozens of Occupy Boston protesters arrested when their encampment was dismantled over the weekend face arraignment this week, while the movement contemplates its next moves.
The following images were taken early Saturday morning as more than 100 police officers descended on Dewey Square to evict the Occupy Boston protesters.
Approximately three dozen protesters remain of the once hundreds that use to occupy Dewey Square Friday. Protesters are figuring out what to do next after Boston Police did not evict demonstrators from their Dewey Square campsite overnight, despite Boston Mayor Thomas Menino’s announcement Thursday that they had until midnight to voluntarily leave the camp.
With an eviction of the Occupy Boston camp looming, how will police try to ensure that their crowd removal operation goes smoothly? A law enforcement expert discusses best practices.
The following map shows the Occupy encampments that have sprouted up across the country since late August, when the Occupy Wall Street movement began. The red markers represent encampments that have been removed, and the green markers depict active encampments.
A judge said that while the demonstrators are exercising free speech, they do not have a right to seize and hold the public land.
Occupy Boston protesters who brought a large, fire-resistant military tent for their camp have taken it away after the city refused to allow it.
Police have arrested three protesters from the Occupy Boston movement, accusing them of disorderly conduct after dozens of activists surrounded a patrol wagon and refused to let it move.