Photos: Scenes from a fourth night of racial unrest, protests across the US

Demonstrators marched, stopped traffic, and in some cases lashed out violently at police as protests erupted Friday in dozens of U.S. cities following the killing of George Floyd after a white officer pressed a knee into his neck while taking him into custody in Minnesota.

Minneapolis

In this May 29, 2020, photo, a check-cashing business burns during protests in Minneapolis. Protests continued following the death of George Floyd, who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on Memorial Day. (AP Photo/John Minchillo) John Minchillo

Minneapolis

A group of protesters surrounded several National Guard vehicles that were driving on Lake Street towards the blockade under the Hiawatha Light Rail station and forced them to reverse out in Minneapolis, Minn., on Friday, May 29, 2020. A peaceful protest turned increasingly violent in the aftermath of the death of George Floyd during an arrest. Mayor Jacob Frey ordered a citywide curfew at 8 p.m. local time, beginning on Friday. (Renee Jones Schneider/Star Tribune via AP) Renee Jones Schneider

Minneapolis

A protester is doused with milk Friday, May 29, 2020, in Minneapolis. Protests continued following the death of George Floyd, who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on Memorial Day. (AP Photo/John Minchillo) John Minchillo

Minneapolis

Protesters gather outside the Minnesota Vikings football stadium, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Minneapolis. Protests continued following the death of George Floyd, who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on Memorial Day. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Atlanta

An Atlanta Police Department vehicle burns as people pose for a photo during a demonstration against police violence, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Atlanta. The protest started peacefully earlier in the day before demonstrators clashed with police. The Memorial Day death of George Floyd in police custody in Minneapolis has sparked protests nationwide. (AP Photo/Mike Stewart)

Atlanta

Protesters smash police cars in Atlanta, Friday, May 29, 2020. Protesters marched for George Floyd, who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on Memorial Day. (Ben Gray/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

Atlanta

Protestors raise their hands in front of a burning vending cart outside of the visitor bureau office in Centennial Park, late Friday, May 29, 2020, in Atlanta, Georgia. Protests continued following the death of George Floyd, who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on Memorial Day. (Ben Gray/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

Washington D.C.

Demonstrators gather across from the White House to protest the death of George Floyd, a black man who died in police custody in Minneapolis, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Washington D.C.

A demonstrator argues with a uniformed U.S Secret Service police officer during a protest about the death of George Floyd, a black man who died in police custody in Minneapolis, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Washington D.C.

Demonstrators gather to protest the death of George Floyd, a black man who died in police custody in Minneapolis, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

New York City

A protester is arrested during a rally at the Barclays Center over the death of George Floyd, a black man who was in police custody in Minneapolis Friday, May 29, 2020, in the Brooklyn borough of New York. Floyd died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on Memorial Day. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

New York City

A protestor is arrested near Barclays Center after a rally over the death of George Floyd, a black man who was in police custody in Minneapolis, on Friday, May 29, 2020, in the Brooklyn borough of New York. Floyd died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on Memorial Day. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)

Dallas

Artist Theo Ponchaveli works on a mural of George Floyd, in Dallas, Friday, May 29, 2020. Floyd is a black man who died in police custody Monday, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

Denver

A participant holds an American flag upside down as her child plays on the steps during a protest outside the State Capitol Friday, May 29, 2020, in Denver, over the death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man in police custody in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Las Vegas

A person wears a mask that says “Black Lives Matter” during a protest of the death of George Floyd, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Las Vegas. Floyd died Memorial Day while in the custody of the Minneapolis police. (AP Photo/John Locher)

Omaha

Omaha police arrest a woman for sitting in the eastbound lane of Dodge Street just west of 72nd Street, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Omaha, Neb. People were protesting the death of George Floyd who died in the custody of the Minneapolis police on Memorial Day. (Chris Machian/Omaha World-Herald via AP)

Omaha

The Omaha police mounted patrol is silhouetted in tear gas as they approach protesters at 72nd and Dodge Streets, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Omaha, Neb. People were protesting the death of George Floyd who died in the custody of the Minneapolis police on Memorial Day. (Chris Machian/Omaha World-Herald via AP)

Kansas City

In this May 29, 2020, photo, a woman holds a placard as she screams “You have no authority to kill minorities,” at Kansas City Police during a protest against police brutality and the death George Floyd at the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City. Protests have been erupting all over the country after George Floyd died earlier this week in police custody in Minneapolis. (Tammy Ljungblad/The Kansas City Star via AP)

Des Moines

In this May 29, 2020, photo, protesters take their knees on 2nd Street during a protest in Des Moines. Protests have been erupting all over the country after George Floyd died earlier this week in police custody in Minneapolis. (Bryon Houlgrave/The Des Moines Register via AP)

Oakland

Vandalized cars sit in a Mercedes-Benz of Oakland showroom in Oakland, Calif., on Saturday, May 30, 2020, during protests against the Monday death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man in police custody in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

Portland

People march from the George Floyd vigil at Peninsula Park towards the Justice Center downtown in Portland, Friday, March 29, 2020. After hours of largely peaceful demonstrations, violence escalated late Friday in downtown Portland, as hundreds of people gathered to protest the Minneapolis police killing of a black man George Floyd.(Dave Killen/The Oregonian via AP)

Los Angeles

Police officers move forward to clear the street during a protest over the death of George Floyd Friday, May 29, 2020, in Los Angeles. Floyd died in police custody Monday in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

Los Angeles

A boy holds a sign during a protest in downtown Los Angeles, Friday, May 29, 2020, over the death of George Floyd, who died in police custody on Memorial Day in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Christian Monterrosa)

Los Angeles

In this May 29, 2020, photo, protesters raise their hands during a protest over the death of George Floyd in Los Angeles. Floyd died in police custody Monday in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

Los Angeles

A police officer prepares to fire rubber bullets during a protest over the death of George Floyd, Friday, May 29, 2020 in Los Angeles. Floyd died in police custody Monday in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

Los Angeles

Protesters standoff with police officers during a protest over the death of George Floyd, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Los Angeles. Floyd died in police custody Monday in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

Los Angeles

Police officers move forward to clear the street during a protest over the death of George Floyd, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Los Angeles. Floyd died in police custody Monday in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

Los Angeles

A protester runs as police officers moving forward to clear the street during a protest over the death of George Floyd, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Los Angeles. Floyd died in police custody Monday in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

Los Angeles

A protester stands off with police officers during a protest over the death of George Floyd, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Los Angeles. Floyd died in police custody Monday in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

Los Angeles

A protester attacks a police car during a protest over the death of George Floyd, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Los Angeles. Floyd died in police custody Monday in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

Minneapolis

People attempt to extinguish cars on fire, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Minneapolis. Protests continued following the death of George Floyd, who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on Memorial Day. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Minneapolis

Demonstrators kneel before police Saturday, May 30, 2020, in Minneapolis. Protests continued following the death of George Floyd, who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on Memorial Day. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Minneapolis

A protester washes tear gas off his face after a skirmish with the National Guard near the 3rd Precinct before heading down Lake St. towards the 5th Precinct in Minneapolis, Minn., Friday, May 29, 2020. Peaceful protests turned increasingly violent in the aftermath of the death of George Floyd during an arrest. Mayor Jacob Frey ordered a citywide curfew at 8 p.m. local time, beginning on Friday. (Richard Tsong-Taatarii/Star Tribune via AP)

Minneapolis

People loot a convenience store Friday, May 29, 2020, in Minneapolis. Protests continued following the death of George Floyd, who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on Memorial Day. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Minneapolis

Protesters move along a highway, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Minneapolis. Protests continued following the death of George Floyd, who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on Memorial Day. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Florida

Kolani Parks, 3, underlines a message written on a sidewalk in front of a townhouse owned by Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Windermere, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

Los Angeles

A vandalized police car is seen as police officers move forward during a protest over the death of George Floyd, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Los Angeles. Floyd died in police custody Monday in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

Minneapolis

People loot then burn an Office Depot Friday, May 29, 2020, in Minneapolis. Protests continued following the death of George Floyd, who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on Memorial Day. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Minneapolis

A protester spray paints George Floyd’s name Friday, May 29, 2020, in Minneapolis. Protests continued following the death of Floyd who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on Memorial Day. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Minneapolis

Police prepare and organize to address protesters, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Minneapolis. Protests continued following the death of George Floyd, who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on Memorial Day. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Atlanta

After a peaceful march Friday, May 29, 2020, in Atlanta, the Georgia State Capitol that swelled with protestors returned to the area around the Centennial Olympic Park and CNN center where some confronted police, who sprayed some demonstrators with pepper spray. They carried signs and chanted their messages of outrage over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. (Ben Gray/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

Atlanta

A police car burns after protesters marched to the Georgia State Capitol and returned to the area around the Centennial Olympic Park and CNN center where some confronted police Friday, May 29, 2020, in Atlanta. The protesters carried signs and chanted messages of outrage over the death of George Floyd, a handcuffed back man who died Memorial Day in the custody of the Minneapolis police. (Alyssa Pointer/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

Atlanta

An Atlanta Police Department vehicle burns during a demonstration against police violence, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Atlanta. The protest started peacefully earlier in the day before demonstrators clashed with police. (AP Photo/Mike Stewart)

Atlanta

Police officers and protesters clash near CNN Center, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Atlanta, in response to George Floyd’s death in police custody in Minneapolis on Memorial Day. The protest started peacefully earlier in the day before demonstrators clashed with police. (AP Photo/Mike Stewart)

Atlanta

An Atlanta Police Department vehicle burns during a demonstration against police violence, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Atlanta. The protest started peacefully earlier in the day before demonstrators clashed with police. (AP Photo/Mike Stewart)

Atlanta

EDS NOTE: OBSCENITY – Demonstrators paint on the CNN logo during a protest, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Atlanta, in response to the death of George Floyd in police custody on Memorial Day in Minneapolis. The protest started peacefully earlier in the day before demonstrators clashed with police. (AP Photo/Mike Stewart)

Washington D.C.

Demonstrators protest the death of George Floyd, a black man who died in police custody in Minneapolis, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Washington D.C.

Uniformed U.S. Secret Service police detain a protester in Lafayette Park across from the White House as demonstrators protest the death of George Floyd, a black man who died in police custody in Minneapolis, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Washington D.C.

Demonstrators protest the death of George Floyd, a black man who died in police custody in Minneapolis, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Washington, near the U.S. Capitol. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Washington D.C.

EDS NOTE: OBSCENITY – Demonstrators write graffiti on the side of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit next to Lafayette Square park near the White House as they protest the death of George Floyd, a black man who died in police custody in Minneapolis, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

New York City

Protesters demonstrate against the death of George Floyd, a black man who was in police custody in Minneapolis, Friday, May 29, 2020, in New York. Floyd died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on Memorial Day. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

New York City

Protesters rally at the Barclays Center over the death of George Floyd, a black man who was in police custody in Minneapolis Friday, May 29, 2020, in the Brooklyn borough of New York. Floyd died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on Memorial Day. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

New York City

Police arrest a protester during a rally at Barclays Center over the death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who died Memorial Day while in the custody of the Minneapolis police, Friday, May 29, 2020, in the Brooklyn borough of New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Dallas

Dallas Police Chief Reneé Hall confronts protestors at Young St. and S. Griffin St. in downtown Dallas, Friday, May 29, 2020. People marched in protest of the in-custody death of George Floyd when they confronted Dallas Police tactical officers and tear gas was fired. (Tom Fox/The Dallas Morning News via AP)/The Dallas Morning News via AP)

San Jose

San Jose police subdue a man prior to arresting him during a protest over the Memorial Day death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man in police custody in Minneapolis, Friday, May 29, 2020, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

San Jose

A protester confronts San Jose police as they advance on Friday, May 29, 2020, in San Jose, Calif., as people demonstrate nationwide in response to George Floyd dying while in police custody on Memorial Day, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Kansas City

In this May 29, 2020, photo, a protester confronts Kansas City police during a George Floyd protest at the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City. Protests have been erupting all over the country after George Floyd died earlier this week in police custody in Minneapolis. (Tammy Ljungblad/The Kansas City Star via AP)

Lexington, Kentucky

Protesters calling for an end to police violence walk through downtown Lexington, Ky., on Friday, May 29, 2020. Protests have been erupting all over the country after George Floyd died earlier this week in police custody in Minneapolis. (Ryan C. Hermens/Lexington Herald-Leader via AP)

Des Moines

In this May 29, 2020, photo, a protester kicks at a can of gas during a protest in Des Moines. Protests have been erupting all over the country after George Floyd died earlier this week in police custody in Minneapolis. (Bryon Houlgrave/The Des Moines Register via AP)

Des Moines

In this May 29, 2020, photo, a police officer fires pepper spray during a protest in Des Moines. Protests have been erupting all over the country after George Floyd died earlier this week in police custody in Minneapolis. (Bryon Houlgrave/The Des Moines Register via AP)

Des Moines

Protestors jump off of a police car after breaking its windshield after a peaceful protest in support of George Floyd broke out into violence downtown on Friday, May 29, 2020, in Des Moines. Floyd died earlier this week in police custody in Minneapolis. (Brian Powers/The Des Moines Register via AP)

Oakland

Demonstrators burn garbage in Oakland, Calif., on Friday, May 29, 2020, while protesting the Monday death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man in police custody in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

Oakland

A woman flees chemical irritants detonated by police in Oakland, Calif., on Friday, May 29, 2020, while protesting the Monday death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man in police custody in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

Oakland

Demonstrators climb atop a truck while blocking all lanes of traffic on Interstate 880 in Oakland, Calif., on Friday, May 29, 2020, while protesting the Monday death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man in police custody in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

Oakland

In this May 29, 2020, photo, protester runs past a Walgreens store while it is being looted during a march in response to the Minneapolis death of George Floyd in downtown Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ethan Swope)

Portland

A protestor covers his face as teargas envelops him in Portland, Friday, March 29, 2020. After hours of largely peaceful demonstrations, violence escalated late Friday in downtown Portland, as hundreds of people gathered to protest the Minneapolis police killing of a black man George Floyd.(Dave Killen/The Oregonian via AP)

Portland

A police officer is silhouetted with a burning car is seen rear, as violence escalated after peaceful demonstrations, late Friday, May 29, 2020, in downtown Portland, OR. Hundreds of people gathered to protest the Minneapolis police killing go George Floyd. Floyd died earlier this week in police custody in Minneapolis.(Mark Graves/The Oregonian via AP)

Memphis

Devante Hill kneels in honor of George Floyd at the intersection Beale Street and B.B. King Boulevard as hundreds gather to protest over the death of George Floyd Friday, May 29, 2020, in Memphis. Floyd died in police custody Monday in Minneapolis. (Patrick Lantrip/Daily Memphian via AP)

Los Angeles

A protester yells at police while protesting the Monday death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man in police custody in Minneapolis, in downtown Los Angeles, Friday, May 29, 2020. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

Los Angeles

In this May 29, 2020, photo, protesters confront police officers during a protest over the death of George Floyd in Los Angeles. Floyd died in police custody Monday in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

Los Angeles

In this May 29, 2020, photo, police officers fire rubber bullets during a protest over the death of George Floyd in Los Angeles. Floyd died in police custody Monday in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

Los Angeles

A man throws a hand truck into the window of vandalized CVS store during a protest over the death of George Floyd Saturday, May 30, 2020, in Los Angeles. Floyd died in police custody Monday in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Los Angeles

Protesters confront police officers while blocking the 110 Freeway during a protest over the death of George Floyd Friday, May 29, 2020, in Los Angeles. Floyd died in police custody Monday in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Los Angeles

A demonstrator attacks a police car during a protest over the death of George Floyd in downtown Los Angeles, Friday, May 29, 2020. Floyd died in the custody of the Minneapolis police on Memorial Day. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

Los Angeles

Protesters sit in the street in Los Angeles, Friday, May 29, 2020, in protest over the death of George Floyd, who died in police custody on Memorial Day in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Christian Monterrosa)

Los Angeles

A protester climbs into a vandalized restaurant during a protest over the death of George Floyd Friday, May 29, 2020, in Los Angeles. Floyd died in police custody Monday in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

Los Angeles

Protesters standoff with police officers during a protest over the death of George Floyd, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Los Angeles. Floyd died in police custody Monday in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

Los Angeles

Protesters standoff with police officers during a protest over the death of George Floyd, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Los Angeles. Floyd died in police custody Monday in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

Los Angeles

A protester holding a sign standing next to a burning trash can during a protest over the death of George Floyd, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Los Angeles. Floyd died in police custody Monday in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

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