On Sunday thousands of people took to the New York streets to protest Wall Street excess, greed and corruption, but 100 plus people were arrested. These images and videos show that many of these protestors were mistreated and abused by the NYPD.
"Julie was pepper sprayed on 12th and university along with 5 other people. reports nypd targeted the women.
"Julie and @society_society both pepper sprayed in faces. #occupywallstreet #ourwallstreet"
"Protested falls to his knees in tears in front of Chase Bank crying - this is the bank that took my parents' home."
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"Stumbled into NYPD arresting members of the Occupy Wall Street protest."
"Mass arrest happening at 13th near 5th ave now WallStreet"
Protesters march north from Wall Street
As the march reached Union Square, things turned ugly.
Protesters crawl on their knees after being sprayed with pepper spray.
Two white-collar police officers arresting a young woman for filming them.
No drums on Wall Street.
"University Place and 12th Street. Watch the man in the red shirt get pushed by a cop, then raise his hands and back away. As he tries to speak peacefully to the officer, he is tackled violently to the ground and arrested."
In this video, a group of female protesters are corralled by police before being pepper-sprayed.
Cop knee on throat.