August 2016

Date Title Description
08/31/2016 - 11:00am 08/31/16

At approximately 7:30 am, protestors were reported to be putting signs on DAPL equipment at the construction site approximately 4 miles south of St.

08/30/2016 - 11:00am 08/30/16

No significant events occurred.

08/29/2016 - 11:00am 08/29/16

Protest at 1133 College Dr – Fredrikson & Byron, PA office (attorney for DAPL).  No problems encountered – occurred from approximately 3-5 pm.

08/28/2016 - 11:00am 08/28/16

No significant events occurred.  Morton EOC closed for the day.

08/27/2016 - 11:00am 08/27/16

No significant events occurred.  Morton EOC closed for the day.

08/26/2016 - 11:00am 08/26/16

No significant events occurred.

08/25/2016 - 11:00am 08/25/16

No significant events occurred.

08/24/2016 - 11:00am 08/24/16

March planned at 1000 hrs. from the Cannonball River bridge on Hwy 1806 to the DAPL construction site.  Traffic control was established to ensure safety.  No problems were encountered.   

08/23/2016 - 11:00am 08/23/16

Standing Rock Water Protectors group conducted a march across Memorial Bridge @ approximately 1500 hrs.  They remained on the sidewalk of the bridge and there were no problems.  Traffic was stopped for a short time while they crossed from the side

08/22/2016 - 11:00am 08/22/16

ND Dept. of Health removed their assets from the demonstrators’ overflow camp at Standing Rock.

08/21/2016 - 11:00am 08/21/16

Report of laser being used against NDHP pilot at approximately 12:45 am.  No other significant activity.  Morton EOC closed for the day.

08/20/2016 - 11:00am 08/20/16

Water Action Against Dakota Access Pipeline” event occurred in the area of the confluence of the Missouri and Cannonball rivers.  No problems encountered.

08/19/2016 - 11:00am 08/19/16

No significant events occurred.

08/18/2016 - 11:00am 08/18/16

Demonstration occurred in Bismarck just south of the Capitol Grounds from 4:00 6:00 pm.  Boulevard Avenue was closed between 4th & 7th Streets to accommodate the demonstrators and ensure safety.  No problems were encountered with the demonstra

08/17/2016 - 11:00am 08/17/16

Traffic control point established at Hwy 1806 & Morton County Rd 138A.  Southbound traffic detoured to alternate routes.  LE manning traffic control point.

Report of laser being used against NDHP pilot at approximately 5:15 am. 

08/16/2016 - 11:00am 08/16/16

No construction activity.  Reports that windows were broken out of one of the company's bulldozers at the pipeline site. In addition, one of their generators and a light stand was also vandalized.

08/15/2016 - 11:00am 08/15/16

Dakota Access is moving equipment down to the site.

08/14/2016 - 11:00am 08/14/16

No construction activity took place.

08/13/2016 - 11:00am 08/13/16

No construction activity took place.  Bridge over Cannonball River on Hwy 1806 was temporarily blocked by demonstrators who marched from there to the DAPL construction site.

08/12/2016 - 11:00am 08/12/16

Morton Co SD & NDHP responded to reports of access to private property (construction site) was being blocked.  Total of 6 arrests made.  Those arrested included Standing Rock Tribal chairman and a Tribal Council member.

08/11/2016 - 11:00am 08/11/16

Morton Co SD & NDHP responded to private security report that protesters were hampering construction activities of DAPL.  Total of 13 arrests made.

08/10/2016 - 11:00am 08/10/16

Protesters began gathering in Morton County just north of the Standing Rock Sioux Indian Reservation in opposition to construction of the Dakota Access pipeline.