The Occupy DC camps were both given notice to comply with anti Camping laws by noon Monday 1-30-12 or face enforcement of those laws. The Occupy Freedom Plaza camp openly agreed to comply while the McPherson Square camp consolidated their tents under an enormous tarp stretched over the Square's statue of McPherson and awaited the Park Police's response. The Police did a couple of walk through during the day but made no attempt at enforcing any laws because several hundred additional supporters and media peoople descended on the camp. This morning the police came through an
Lorenzo Serna stayed behind with the OWS camp as it was being stormed on Nov 15th. This is what he saw that no one else did. Some of this footage was not able to be live streamed at the time because of technical difficulties. this footage is the only known footage of this late point in the raid.
NYPD gave OWS a break fom occupying for the morning by occupying the park for them.