Marine Veteran Was Peacefully Standing When Attacked by Police The following photograph on videos show that Marine veteran Scott Olsen was peacefully standing at the Oakland protest when police fired a projectile at him: CONTINUE . . . As the events that led to Oakland protester Scott Olsen's head injury continue to unfold and investigations begin, we thought it important to offer some perspective. This comment is from a former Marine with special operations in crowd control. He points out that shooting canisters such as those that likely hit Scott Olsen is prohibited under rules of engagements in Iraq and Afghanistan. Regardless of any political position on the Occupy protests, these are some Interesting insights. CONTINUE . . . Flashback . . . Scouts Train to Fight Terrorists, and More. I'll say it is. Notice the "terrorist" is a returning war veteran? Now why is that do suppose? Coincidence?