30 November 2021
Police said some protesters crafted pool noodles with nails to use as spike strips on police cars during Friday night's protest
Friday's demonstration at the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office has winded down.
Returning East on burnside, there's some commotion: a returning riot van has apparently shot a smoke grenade into a knot of press and legal observers. A neighbor in her pajamas brings out a jug of water to extinguish the munition, and invites the stragglers onto her porch
Pretty loud flashbangs, an officer takes a shield
Here was the initial rush. the officer said to me as they passed. Maybe "you're on the line"
Arrest in the intersection of E Burnside and 50th
Portland Police & Oregon State Troopers pushed protesters East in a joint enforcement action.
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3.6 magnitude earthquake. Off the coast of Oregon
Medic maced with policemen on his back Portland, Oregon
This group just emerged from a neighborhood. Lady DJ LRAD is announcing something about still being an unlawful gathering
Smoke bombs deployed by PPB. They do nothing. Portland, Oregon
Folks dancing, music playing, policemen getting ready it looks like
More officers come out of building and join riot line, things are more tense now, crowd anticipating rush portlandprotests
The police launch the first tear gas of the night. The shieldwall repels it easily
Police return fire with what looks like smoke canisters and impact rounds.
Looks like apples are being thrown towards the policemen
The LRAD warns people not to throw things at officers, so of course people start throwing water bottles
The LRAD tells people not to do what they are doing. The crowd heckled the LRAD, and then one woman mocks the police for claims that officers were 'blinded' by lasers
And then a spotter with a whistle alerted the crowd that a police line was forming in front of the building. The flag-pole percussion stopped around the same time. These two things are likely related
The police just made an advance, moving up their line as the crowd seemed to lose some cohesion and discipline. The shield wall quickly reforms and takes position
A close-up of the carnage being done by Antifa's elite Water Bottle Field Artillery Division. Truly harrowing
People are honking loudly in response to another announcement by PPB.
Police launched smoke at protesters. water bottles thrown across the property line. My eyes don't sting yet
Someone walked up closer to the building and the police quickly arrested them.
Person being detained apparently for stepping on property
Police are announcing that some officers have been targeted by lasers pointed at their faces.
Police making more announcements asking people to leave - A person is honking a car horn in response.
The crowd hunkers behind their shield wall and waits. LRAD sirens blare around us. No one knows where the attack will come from
Police rush crowd briefly after one person apparently stepped onto property.someone threw an object at police, looked like a water bottle.a PPB announcement was made moments earlier, but hard to hear
These police spotlights really are a pain in the ass. This video gives you an idea
People are REALLY organized tonight. the group has grown to around 300 people, maybe a bit more
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