police

12-May-72

A police motorcycle bursts into flames at an intersection in downtown Oakland. Many protestors fill the streets around it, and watch it burn.

22-May-68

Photo depicts: A police officer rides a police horse through a park where a boy plays frisbee, and a few others sunbath and socialize in an otherwise deserted stretch.

16-Apr-70

Photo depicts: Four police men in gas masks hover over an African-American man who is laying on his stomach on some building steps. His hands are behind his back and the police batons are pointed...

16-Apr-70

Photo depicts: Two police officers stand on a street corner wearing gas masks. One officer is firing a gas canister across the street onto the UC Berkeley campus. A puff of gas floats away from...

16-Feb-70

Description: Two police and an official stand in the open doorway of a grocery store in Berkeley. The windows above the door have been broken away and shards of glass are all over the floor. It...

29-May-74

Description: A large cowd of students gather in a UC Berkeley office and chant as they sit on the floor. Many of them have their fists raised. it is not clear what they are rallying about....

24-May-69

Depiction: Two young, white women are being arrested during a protest march in Berkeley. They are surrounded by five police officers. One can be seen leaning against a car and writing up the...

24-May-69

Depiction: A young, petite blonde woman is backed up against a police van by two towering police officers. According to notes on the back of the photo, she is being arrested for crossing the...

24-May-69

Depiction: According to notes on the back of the photo, a freelance photographer is being arrested in downtown Berkeley. One officer leans against the trunk of a car and writes out paperwork for...

21-May-69

Depiction: Protestors dash quickly across a sidewalk trying to escape a gas canister just dropped by police on Hearst Street. Cars line the sides of the street. UC Berkeley buildings are seen in...

20-May-69

Depiction: Univeristy Avenue sidewalks in Berkeley are lined with people. National Guard and police stand in two rows across the street and are dressed in riot gear and holding weapons. Both...

16-Apr-70

Photo depicts: A police officer takes notes at the Crocker-Anglo Bank in Berkeley after a rock was thrown through a large window. The policeman stands in a conference room where the rock sits on...

18-Nov-88

Depiction: Men and women are sitting outside a Planned Parenthood building in Fremont. One man is being arrested. He is drug by two police officers, one of which is holding him under the jaw....

Jan. 3, 1989

Photograph of five policemen standing in front of a Loomis Armored truck, at the corner of Ashby and College, in Berkeley after robbery of the truck. Handwritten on back of photo, "Armored Car...

23-Apr-68

A crowd of demonstrators throngs the steps of the Alameda County Court House, in front of Lake Merritt. There are many police present in and around the crowd, wearing helmets and other riot gear...

23-Apr-68

Photograph of the draft protest as the police disperse the crowds from the street using their motorcycles. Handwritten on the back of the photograph: "Police clear 13th Street at Courthouse (East...

23-Apr-68

Photograph of a large draft protest group in front of the Alameda County Court House. Lake Merritt can be seen in the background. There are several cars in the middle of the protest group, and a...

20-Jun-83

Depiction: A large group of protesters stand across a street. Many hold signs and banners. Some read "I refuse to fight, I refuse to follow," "What's Nancy wearing to the holocaust?" "Love his...

15-Apr-70

Photo depicts: A young white man is being led away by police in riot gear and wearing gas masks. The boy has long hair covering his eyes and is not wearing a shirt. He has a cut on his right...

14-Jul-69

Depiction: Police have charged a crowd of people after they tried to overturn a police car. Photo is mostly of the scattering crowd in the Berkeley neighborhood street. A dog happens to be in the...

14-Jul-69

Depiction: Close up of a man being subdued by Berkeley police along the wire fence surrounding the People's Park in Berkeley. The man is lying on the ground and the police are holding his arms...

14-Jul-69

Depiction: Young men are chased after they flee the scene where they tried to overturn a police car in a Berkeley neighborhood. Police are holding their batons up as if about to strike. There is a...

14-Jul-69

Depiction: A man is being arrested and handcuffed during a protest at the People's Park in Berkeley. He is lying on the ground. Two officers handcuff him while another arrests another man. Other...

14-Jul-69

Depiction: Berkeley police officer patrols large hole cut in the wire fence around the closed People's Park. Student/protestors stand outside the fence.

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