Occupy Ottawa 2am eviction - audio report w/ interviews

Nov 23, 2011

Occupy Ottawa 2am eviction - audio report w/ interviews

On early Wednesday morning, police moved in to evict Occupy Ottawa from Confederation Park. The move came 26 hours after the eviction deadline from the National Capital Commission.

This report contains interviews from around outside the newly-barricaded park with a member of Occupy Ottawa and also with the media representative of the Ottawa Police. It also features a phone interview from later in the morning with the arrested occupier who had to be taken to hospital after being injured by police during the arrest.

0m50s - James Brummell, legal observer and safety committee member with Occupy Ottawa

4m27s - Inspector Mark Ford with the Ottawa Police

7m13s - Obert Madondo, arrested member of Occupy Ottawa who was taken to hospital


Produced by Greg Macdougall, EquitableEducation.ca


Occupy Ottawa press release: https://www.facebook.com/notes/occupy-ottawa/occupy-ottawa-press-release-police-raideviction-of-confederation-park/179968805430043

Ottawa police press release: http://www.ottawapolice.ca/en/mediaroom/newsreleases/11-11-23/0637634b-ed82-41e9-ad1d-f26f8e214db6.aspx