Police Violence Shocks Activists
April 11, 2003
San Jose Mercury News
(April 7, 2003) San Jose Mercury News – Oakland police fired small bean bags, rubber bullets, wooden dowels, ``sting balls,'' concussion grenades, tear gas and other non-lethal weapons into the crowd as hundreds of anti-war protesters tried to block the entrance to APL Shipping at the Port of Oakland. At least a dozen demonstrators and nine longshoremen standing nearby were injured.