Ferguson Calm But NYPD Issues Level 2 Mobilization, Mass Arrests, Choppers – Live Feed

Ferguson Calm But NYPD Issues Level 2 Mobilization, Mass Arrests, Choppers – Live Feed

Submitted by Tyler Durden on 08/14/2014 22:09 -0400

Having apparently learned their lesson, the police presence in Ferguson tonight is considerably less ‘robo-cop’ and more ‘local-cop’. Hundreds of protesters continue to peacefully march in the streets, chanting “no justice, no peace.”

Local politicians are arguing…

#Missouri state Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal to Gov. Jay Nixon in the wake of 18-year old Michael Brown’s death. pic.twitter.com/p9JmH9nEBU

— Zaid Benjamin (@zaidbenjamin) August 15, 2014

However, while Ferguson appears calm, tensions are rapidly mounting in NYC…

Cop blocks #Ferguson protesters from meeting fellow protesters penned in Times Sq

#NYC pic.twitter.com/fIPhF7kQgM

— Andrew J. Padilla (@apadillafilm6) August 15, 2014

#NYPD “letting us leave” in “groups of ten” im not lawyer but “letting us leave”=detained illegally @aclu #Ferguson pic.twitter.com/esQWXPdibL

— Adam Johnson (@adamjohnsonNYC) August 15, 2014

#NYC Kettled protesters await release by #NYPD #NMOS14 #HandsUp #Ferguson #MikeBrown pic.twitter.com/xz6PJu51Ko

— djvjgrrl (@djvjgrrl) August 15, 2014

As arrests begin police choppers are flying overhead:

RIGHT NOW: NYPD requested backup to Times Square. NYPD chopper overhead. #MikeBrown

— PzFeed Top News (@PzFeed) August 15, 2014

Live Feed (NYC):

Live Feed:

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Leadership matters. Missouri Highway Patrol Captain Ron Johnson’s impact already being felt. pic.twitter.com/nDy81apYuN pic.twitter.com/xUoT0WWGrd

— Antonio French (@AntonioFrench) August 14, 2014

#CaptainRonJohnson #leadership #Ferguson pic.twitter.com/MrhNLEkBj2

— Lanre Aboderin (@LAboderin) August 14, 2014

Wish I was there. I am in spirit! “@CaseyNolen: This is about half the crowd. #Ferguson pic.twitter.com/F0lXHxTi4v”

— RachelKatz (@RachelKatz) August 14, 2014

Police presence is more “local-cop” than “robo-cop”…


We leave it to this military man to sum it up…

A military man upset about the militarization of #Ferguson pic.twitter.com/KtSidxi5n8

— Antonio French (@AntonioFrench) August 14, 2014

Last night v. tonight in #Ferguson pic.twitter.com/CKp87niWjw

— Ryan J. Reilly (@ryanjreilly) August 14, 2014

New chopper in police staging area today. But fewer BearCats, it seems. #Ferguson pic.twitter.com/9Asdcq0GZu

— Ryan J. Reilly (@ryanjreilly) August 14, 2014

Police presence yesterday in Ferguson versus today in Ferguson. (Photo at left by @AP; at right @mattdpearce.) pic.twitter.com/xsbD3tiKYu

— Nick Bilton (@nickbilton) August 14, 2014

Finally – the truth…

We see you, Ferguson. pic.twitter.com/tuwIlm91ai

— Matt Pearce (@mattdpearce) August 14, 2014

Protests are popping up across the nation…

via #OccupyWallStreet #Ferguson pic.twitter.com/siAT8Yiar5

— STLtoday (@stltoday) August 15, 2014

Manhattan: 7 Ave & 46 St NYPD called level 2 mobilization due to large protest over Michael Brown who was shot to death by cops in Missouri.

— NY Scanner (@NYScanner) August 15, 2014

National Moment of Silence – Miami #Ferguson #NMOS14 pic.twitter.com/1Ts6jdJ4oU

— ANTHONY D’ (@anthonydormer) August 15, 2014

#NMOS14 in Dallas. Peaceful, civil debate. #MikeBrown #Ferguson pic.twitter.com/O3dRN066Nr

— Teresa Woodard (@twoodard8) August 15, 2014

“@YourAnonGlobal: Happening now: Protest down H St. near 6th in DC over shooting of Michael Brown. #Ferguson pic.twitter.com/84F3FKjfB5″#Justice

— AnanyahJoi (@AnanyahJoi) August 15, 2014

Denver, Colorado demonstration: “Hands up, don’t shoot.” #Ferguson pic.twitter.com/nj6dyADUW0 #MikeBrown #maddow

— maria lia calvo (@MariaLiaCalvo) August 15, 2014

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