Posts Tagged ‘violence’

(SEATTLE) Apr. 30, 2013 – Seattle government and police say they are prepared for this year’s May Day

Masked protestors use bats and wooden poles to destroy the glass storefront of an American Apparel store during May Day demonstrations that went violent in downtown Seattl

  (SEATTLE) Apr. 30, 2012 – Seattle government and law enforcement said today that unlike the chaos that ensued in Seattle’s downtown business corridor in 2012, that they are more prepared to deal with civil unrest that could develop in tomorrow’s May Day protests that could potentially develop as seen in this file photo from […]


(SEATTLE) May 30, 2012 – City reels after shooter’s rampage: 5 dead, many wounded in 3 neighborhoods

A Seattle Police officer leans over his police car while crime scene investigators continue their investigation at Cafe Racer in North Seattle where earlier on the day a gunman shot two men and a woman to death

A Seattle Police officer leans over his police car while crime scene investigators continue their investigation at Cafe Racer in North Seattle where earlier on the day on May 30, 2012, a gunman shot two men and a woman to death. The shooter then fled to a downtown Seattle parking lot, where he fatally shot […]


The Image Arsenal covers (survives) volatile May Day protests and destruction in Seattle business district

Seattle police officer wearing riot gear pushes a woman with his baton during May Day demonstrations that went violent in downtown Seattle

All photos on this BLOG Post (c) Anthony Bolante/REUTERS, 2012 (SEATTLE)  May 1, 2012 – Conflict photojournalism isn’t something that I specifically seek-out in my visual reportage career.  I live and love adventure (as you all know) both at work and during my rare leisure time.   But over the years, it seems as if once every six months, […]


(SEATTLE) May 1, 2012 – May Day protestors turn violent and destroy numerous downtown Seattle storefronts

Masked protestors use bats and wooden poles to destroy the glass storefront of an American Apparel store during May Day demonstrations that went violent in downtown Seattl

  Masked protestors use bats and wooden poles to destroy the glass storefront of an American Apparel store during May Day demonstrations that went violent in downtown Seattle on May 1, 2012. Several hundred demonstrators, including hundreds in black masks, hoods and armed with bats destroyed the windows of a Wells Fargo Bank, NikeTown and […]


(RENTON, WA) Nov. 25, 2011 – Occupy Seattle protestors face Black Friday shopping rush at Wal-Mart store

Kuehl of Quilcene, Washington taped a dollar bill across her mouth and carries a sign while she and dozens of Occupy Seattle protestors demonstrate during the 'Black Friday' holiday shopping rush at the Wal-mart retail store in Renton, Washington

Lillian Kuehl of Quilcene, Washington taped a dollar bill across her mouth and carries a “We are the 99%” sign while she and dozens from Occupy Seattle demonstrate during the ‘Black Friday’ holiday shopping rush at the Wal-mart retail store in Renton, Washington on November 25, 2011. REUTERS/Anthony Bolante (UNITED STATES)


(SEATTLE) Nov. 21, 2011 – Seattle Mariner rookie outfielder Greg Halman stabbed to death in Rotterdam, Netherlands; Dutch police arrest brother as suspect

Seattle Mariners rookie outfielder Greg Halman was stabbed to death in Rotterdam, Netherlands over the weekend while Dutch police have arrested his brother as a suspect

Seattle Mariners outfielder Greg Halman is pictured in this file photo from the Mariners MLB baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels on June 14, 2011 at Safeco Field, Seattle.  The rookie outfielder was stabbed to the death in Rotterdam, Netherlands early November 21 and Dutch police arrested his brother as a suspect in the […]


(SEATTLE) Nov. 17, 2011 – Occupy Seattle protestors join forces with unions to march peacefully from University of Washington to overtake University Bridge

Occupy Seattle protestors climb upon girders after several hundred marched peacefully from the University of Washington to the University Bridge

Protestors climb on girders after several hundred Occupy Seattle protestors and union workers marched peacefully from the University of Washington to the University Bridge which spans across the Montlake Cut waterway snarling traffic in Seattle on November 17, 2011.  Protestors peacefully occupied the bridge days after Seattle Police used pepper spray aggressively to breakup protests […]


The Image Arsenal covers the Bruins@Canucks NHL Stanley Cup playoff Game-7 riots in Vancouver, B.C.

More than 100,000 Canucks fans gather in downtown Vancouver, British Columbia to watch the deciding Game-7 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs

(Vancouver, B. C.) June 15, 2011 –  On June 13, 2011 when the 2011 NHL season came down to one  game after the Boston Bruins tied the Vancouver Canucks in the NHL Stanley Cup playoff series at three games apiece,  the fire was started under the boiling cauldron that would  be the Vancouver, B.C.  riots that ensued […]