Here's the preceding 30 minutes. Appears to be a few hundred students hanging out on the campus lawn at sunset when a rather large
Riot Squad shows up to bust some heads. Apparently, Madam Chancellor instructed them to "peacefully"
remove some tents for sanitary reasons
. Can't spot any tents, but, perhaps they're hastily being dismantled in the background...
At the 8:30-minute mark, Officer Pike pulls out his crib notes, assumes "The Position" and bullhorns "Section 409 of the Penal Code prohibits remaining present at an unlawful assembly
The nearest ten kids are handcuffed - obviously upsetting their fellow students. 15 minutes later, while encircled by an out of control
"seated" mob of hoodlums, a panicked
Officer Pike decides to make a run for it... by casually stepping over a student
, turns around, triumphantly raises his pre-shook can of Bear Repellent, then whitewashes the entire fence like he's Tom Sawyer.
Further institutionalized intimidation to shut people up and quash dissent. Anarchy in the USA.
A pair of cops enjoy Paid Leave for a month, a b.s. inquiry to follow, then back to business as usual.