MANHATTAN - ? Thousands of people, including Long Islanders, joined the Occupy Wall Street protest yesterday.

Several major unions joined in the protests and late last night violence broke out.

At least a dozen demonstrators were arrested after they broke through police barriers.

There are also reports that a TV reporter and cameraman were hurt after being hit with a police baton and mace.

Occupy Wall Street protesters hold massive march700 arrested after protest on the Brooklyn Bridge