Just as those of us with common sense predicted it would happen, it has. There are conflicting reports about the protesters involvement but the effect will be quite clear. And yes I'm aware the police are reporting they don't believe the protesters are involved but as we all know police are never wrong....right? Occupy Oakland: Fatal shooting brings new push to close camp - latimes.com This camp is attracting an element that's adding to the problem that already exists," said City Council President Larry Reid told the San Francisco Chronicle. Mayor Jean Quan agreed.