Photos of Protest Against Police Brutality and Darren Wilson Verdict in Downtown Salt Lake City

Protesters gathered outside the Wallace F. Bennett Federal Building to rally against police brutality and the recent grand jury’s declined to indict Officer Darren Wilson for the shooting death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.

Estimated at over 200 protesters, the group marched down State Street to the state courthouse, the police station, and then back to the federal building. Protesters blocked streets and causing congested traffic during their protest.

Protest Against Police Brutality and Darren Wilson Verdict in Downtown Salt Lake City
A protester drags the American flag upside down through the streets of downtown Salt Lake City during the Ferguson and Utah Against Police Brutality march, November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)

 

An unknown protester wearing a Guy Fawkes mask beats on a drum as the march through downtown Salt Lake City starts to leave the Federal Building. , November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)
An unknown protester wearing a Guy Fawkes mask beats on a drum as the march through downtown Salt Lake City starts to leave the Federal Building. , November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)

 

People watch the protest march from a balcony of a home in Salt Lake City as they pass by, November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)
People watch the protest march from a balcony of a home in Salt Lake City as they pass by, November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)

 

Protesters march East on 4th South past the Salt Lake City Library in protest of police brutality, delaying traffic, November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)
Protesters march East on 4th South past the Salt Lake City Library in protest of police brutality, delaying traffic, November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)

 

Signs and protesters reflect in the side of a UTA bus as it passes the Wallace F. Bennett Federal Building on State Street, November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)
Signs and protesters reflect in the side of a UTA bus as it passes the Wallace F. Bennett Federal Building on State Street, November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)

 

A protester takes a photo of his middle finger while standing in the middle of the street during a rally against police brutality, November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)
A protester takes a photo of his middle finger while standing in the middle of the street during a rally against police brutality, November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)

 

During the protesters march against police brutality, protesters stop with their banner in front of the Courthouse downtown Salt Lake City, Utah, November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)
During the protesters march against police brutality, protesters stop with their banner in front of the Courthouse downtown Salt Lake City, Utah, November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)

 

Protesters march down a road in Salt Lake City, Utah, November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)
Protesters march down a road in Salt Lake City, Utah, November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)

 

Barbara Ochoa, a Utah resident of 3 years, looks down after speaking at a rally against police brutality outside of Wallace F. Bennett Federal Building downtown Salt Lake City, Utah Saturday November 29th 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)
Barbara Ochoa, a Utah resident of 3 years, looks down after speaking at a rally against police brutality outside of Wallace F. Bennett Federal Building downtown Salt Lake City, Utah Saturday November 29th 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)

 

Protesters rally outside the Salt Lake City Police Department on 300 East, in protest against police brutality and the recent ruling of Officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Missouri. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)
Protesters gather outside the Wallace F. Bennett Federal Building to rally against police brutality and the recent grand jury’s declined to indict Officer Darren Wilson for the shooting death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)

 

DeVon Lang of West Valley Utah, right, holds a sign in protest against police brutality outside of the Wallace F. Bennett Federal Building, downtown Salt Lake City, Utah Saturday November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)
DeVon Lang of West Valley Utah, right, holds a sign in protest against police brutality outside of the Wallace F. Bennett Federal Building, downtown Salt Lake City, Utah Saturday November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)

 

An unknown protester drags the American flag upside down through the streets of downtown Salt Lake City during the Ferguson and Utah Against Police Brutality march, November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)
An unknown protester drags the American flag upside down through the streets of downtown Salt Lake City during the Ferguson and Utah Against Police Brutality march, November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)

 

Protesters in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah march against police brutality and the recent ruling of Officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Missouri, Saturday November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)
Protesters in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah march against police brutality and the recent ruling of Officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Missouri, Saturday November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)

 

An unknown protester wears a Guy Fawkes mask as the march through downtown Salt Lake City starts to leave the Federal Building. November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)
An unknown protester wears a Guy Fawkes mask as the march through downtown Salt Lake City starts to leave the Federal Building. November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)

 

 

Former Mayor Rocky Anderson speaks as a guest speaker to the crowd of protesters in front of the Wallace F. Bennett Federal Building in Salt Lake City, Utah, Saturday November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)
Former Mayor Rocky Anderson speaks as a guest speaker to the crowd of protesters in front of the Wallace F. Bennett Federal Building in Salt Lake City, Utah, Saturday November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)

 

 

Former Mayor Rocky Anderson shakes hands with R.N. Goldberger after speaking as a guest speaker to the crowd of protesters in front of the Wallace F. Bennett Federal Building in Salt Lake City, Utah, Saturday November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)
Former Mayor Rocky Anderson shakes hands with R.N. Goldberger after speaking as a guest speaker to the crowd of protesters in front of the Wallace F. Bennett Federal Building in Salt Lake City, Utah, Saturday November 29th, 2014. (Copyright 2014 Jeff McGrath/Freelance)

 

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