18+ Capitol Hill Seattle Protest
Images. Early on wednesday morning, heavily militarized police officers swept the capitol hill occupied protest (chop), a tent encampment in downtown seattle that began as the capitol hill autonomous zone (chaz) over three weeks ago on june 8, in the wake of the police murder of george floyd. An acronym for capitol hill autonomous zone is seen painted on the street near the seattle police departments east precinct on june 9, 2020 in seattle, washington.
Authorities in seattle have expressed a desire to allow peaceful protests in the city to be facilitated. Seattle police, under orders from mayor jenny durkan, cleared demonstrators out of the capitol hill occupied protest zone (chop) on wednesday, after a series of shootings marred the ongoing protest movement. Seattle — a man was arrested sunday night in connection with a shooting at a protest outside the seattle police department's east precinct in capitol hill.
Protests continue over george floyd's death, police tactics and systemic racism, not just in washington and the united states, but around the world.
An acronym for capitol hill autonomous zone is seen painted on the street near the seattle police departments east precinct on june 9, 2020 in seattle, washington. The department's sign was painted over to read seattle people department. I haven't heard from officials, i found out about death from son's friends. All latest capitol hill occupied protest news.