Overseas Network, November 6th. On the evening of the 5th local time, protests broke out in Portland, the United States. Protesters attacked the police chief’s residence at night, smashed windows and threw burning objects, and the scene was chaotic.
According to the “Oregonian” news, Portland police released news on the 6th that protesters attacked the residence of the city’s police chief Dan Ryan (Dan Ryan) and the city hall building, and then the police dispatched to disperse the crowd, and some people were arrested. catch.
When describing the scene, the police stated that the protesters broke a window, threw a burning signal flare and a balloon filled with paint at the residence, and also smashed potted plants. A series of violence triggered the police to declare the assembly illegal.
At the same time, the police issued a notice through channels such as loudspeakers and social media, and rushed to the scene to disperse the crowd.
When the crowds near Ryan’s residence left, dozens of protesters went to the nearby police office building and did not leave until 11 o’clock that night.
The people of Portland have put pressure on the police on a proposal for the police budget. Protesters have appeared near Ryan’s home for the fourth time this week.
Hours before the protest, the Portland City Council rejected a proposal that called for a $18 million cut in the police department’s budget. Ryan just joined the local council in September, and his vote is considered a key part of the “no”.