Monday, August 6, 2012

Tracking Journalist Arrests at Occupy Protests Around the Country, Part Two



Via John Sterns

Since September 2011 83 people have been arrested in 12 cities around the United States while trying to report on Occupy Wall Street protests. This list is part two of that tracking effort and begins on May 1, 2012. For a quick list of arrests and a break down of their affiliation and occupation see this spreadsheet.

Full post here.


About Josh Sterns: "I have been tracking, confirming and verifying reports of journalist arrests at Occupy protests all over the country since September. Help me by sending tips and tweets to @jcstearns and tagging reports of press suppression and arrests with #journarrest"

Related: New York Times photographer arrested while covering arrest