'Occupy City Hall' protest in New York City to defund poice

New York protesters have occupied a grassy area just outside City Hall on Tuesday until the NYPD is defunded by at least $1 billion. (June 23)

The budget hearing is scheudled to take place on June 30 and the pack of protesters hope the movement can sustain till then.

Occupiers set up signs, hammocks, dinner, food, water and music stations. Police were present outside of City Hall and in City Hall Park.