17 September 2021
PPB just came out and tear gassed the area in front of the US Courthouse on 3rd, also Lownsdale and Chapman Squares. Spicy air. Picked up a canister. Took a while for it to cool down.
Completely engulfed in tear gas in Portland, Oregon
Royalty at the JC. Countdown to pob attack
Portland protests #blacklivesmatter
Tear gas and pepper balls.
Another fire in that large pit at SW 3rd
Happy Fourth of July Portland, Oregon
Smoky dumpster fire here on 2nd and Main. No policemen have come out
More infighting: protestors tell person who started fire that this kind of action is counter productive
Fireworks have been launched close to the buildings
Protestors are asking the driver if he is coming to be peaceful
Protests are questioning this person who showed up with a plate carrier vest
Day 37 portlandprotest
A lot of the night has been intratension with protestors
The person with the gun has left according to protestors. Tension is gone
Portland: March towards justice (center)
Portland Protesters have gathered outside of justice, entering the 37th day
Two-year-old killed in hit-and-run crash in Milwaukie, Oregon; driver sought
Deputies are at the scene of a crash at Hwy 211 and Hwy 170 near Molalla. The crash involved a car and motorcycle. The motorcyclist was taken to a hospital by Life Flight1 year ago
Deputies are at the scene of a crash at Hwy 211 and Hwy 170 near Molalla. The crash involved a car and motorcycle. The motorcyclist was taken to a hospital by Life Flight
Here are blue and camo policemen guarding the courthouse while contractors in red shirts put up plywood
Crews are boarding up the front doors of the Federal Courthouse in Downtown Portland after @PortlandPolice declared a riot overnight.
Video by @KohzKah of when tear gas was used. You can see me recovering from gas in the beginning of the livestream above
This is who's getting pepper balled, for reference. There another dozen-ish in Chapman Square.
A woman says she almost got hit in the eye. She found one of these in tact. It contains powdered irritant
PPB firing pepper balls again, thrice, as a protestor shows me the pellet he got shot with. It's a thick rubber, almost solid, while the plastic shell is lightweight but hard/sturdy. I
Chants of "Tear Gas Teddy" and "F*ck Ted Wheeler"
A few of these marks in Chapman. Appear to have been shot from courthouse's direction.
Police left intersection at Broadway and Main in a cloud of smoke, taking two arrested people with them
NLG observers are being allowed to stand closer to the police line. They're specifically protected in the injunction the @ACLU_OR got earlier today
Happening in downtown Portland
Shot at for retrieving this rubber bullet so please like this one
Definitely tear / countryside gas. helped 3 people's eyes and my own
Police shoot spicy pepper balls as they retreat into the courthouse. You can hear people coughing at the end here
This is not a riot. Obviously
Broadway and Main stand-off. PPB arrested some people but I didn't see it happen. Crowd chanting, "Let them go."
This is the video that may have inspired that arrest. This officer was acting very aggressively and didn't like me filming him
We got bull rushed. They knocked me to the ground and told me I was under arrest. I yelled my twitter handle to an NLG observer and the officer who was holding me got an order to let me go
PPB still declaring riot. These people are getting shot a lot
Tear gas Friday morning . me on @HappsNews: blacklivesmatter BLM
running West, and so is PPB.
Tear gas deployed
Lots of police on Main, crowd running. Many people were there getting treated for tear gas
This was the umbrella contingent a minute ago at the courthouse. most people are at 3rd and Main and PPB is telling them to leave because of criminal activity
The federal courthouse front door is busted open
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