Occupy Oakland: Police Chief Justifies Force, Launches Investigation
But he also said a thorough internal and external investigation would be done to address complaints about the excessive use of force against protestors.
Jordan's statement came after Oakland Mayor Jean Quan apologized about the violence, but was booed off the stage late Thursday before she could address the protestors.
Some protestors have called for a city-wide strike.
For the latest from Occupy Oakland, check out the Mercury-News live blog.
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