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See photos of protests on LI over George Floyd's death in Minneapolis: May 30-June 3

Protests in communities across Long Island, including Plainview and Riverhead, have occurred following the death of George Floyd by a Minneapolis police officer. These photos are from May 30-June 3, 2020.

Protesters march up Straight Path in Wyandanch on
Credit: Newsday/Thomas A. Ferrara

Protesters March up Straight Path in Wyandanch in support of the Black Lives Matter Movement on June 4.

Protestors March up Straight Path in Wyandanch in
Credit: Newsday/Thomas A. Ferrara

Protesters March up Straight Path in Wyandanch in support of the Black Lives Matter Movement on June 4.

A crowd marches down Great Neck Road during
Credit: Newsday/Steve Pfost

A crowd marches down Great Neck Road during a protest from Amityville to Copiague on June 4.

Protesters gather on Front Street in Uniondale to
Credit: Shelby Knowles

Protesters gather on Front Street in Uniondale on June 4.

Protesters gather on Front Street in Uniondale to
Credit: Shelby Knowles

Protesters gather on Front Street in Uniondale to protest the death of black men and women killed due to police violence on June 4.

Protestors demonstrate on the Long Beach Boardwalk Tuesday,
Credit: Barry Sloan

Protesters demonstrate on the Long Beach Boardwalk on June 2.

In response to the death of George Floyd
Credit: Newsday/J. Conrad Williams Jr.

Protesters in Freeport march against police brutality, racism and inequality on June 2.

Photos of a black lives matter protest in
Credit: Newsday/Thomas A. Ferrara

Photos of a Black Lives Matter protest in Merrick on June 2.

Demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd and others
Credit: Howard Schnapp

Demonstrators outside the Valley Stream Libraryon June 2.

James Hodge, of Long Beach, Jada Cooper, of
Credit: Newsday/Steve Pfost

James Hodge, of Long Beach, Jada Cooper, of Deer Park, and Minister Brian Horne, during a protest on June 2.

Demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd and others
Credit: Howard Schnapp

Demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd and others who have died at the hands of the police as they rally on Woodcleft Avenue on  June 2.

Protestors in Bridgehampton lie in the road, with
Credit: Randee Daddona

Protesters in Bridgehampton lie in the road, with their hands behind their backs, repeating "I can't breathe" for eight minutes and 46 seconds on June 2.

Over 600 protestors in Bridgehampton march and lie
Credit: Randee Daddona

More than 600 protestors in Bridgehampton march and lie in the road, with their hands behind their backs, repeating "I can't breathe" for eight minutes and 46 seconds on June 2.

Photos of a black lives matter protest in
Credit: Newsday/Thomas A. Ferrara

Photos of a Black Lives Matter protest in Merrick on June 2.

In response to the death of George Floyd
Credit: Newsday/J. Conrad Williams Jr.

In response to the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, protesters in Freeport march on June 2.

Demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd and others
Credit: Howard Schnapp

Demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd and others who have died at the hands of the police march up Cherry Valley Road  in Mineola on June 2.

Demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd and others
Credit: Howard Schnapp

Demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd and others who have died at the hands of the police rally outside the Nassau County Legislative Building on June 2.

Demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd and others
Credit: Howard Schnapp

Demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd and others who have died at the hands of the police march up Old Country Road  in Mineola on June 2.

Jeannie Murray, 70, from Sag Harbor attended the
Credit: Randee Daddona

Jeannie Murray, 70, from Sag Harbor attended the Bridgehampton protest on on June 2.

Alex Spergel, of Long Beach, raises her fist
Credit: Newsday/Steve Pfost

Alex Spergel, of Long Beach, raises her fist while taking a knee during a protest on June 2.

Hundred of people take a knee during a
Credit: Newsday/Steve Pfost

Hundreds of people take a knee during a protest  in Long Beach on June 2.

Photos of a black lives matter protest in
Credit: Newsday/Thomas A. Ferrara

Photos of a Black Lives Matter protest in Merrick on June 2.

Dozens show up to protest for Black Lives
Credit: Newsday/Thomas A. Ferrara

Dozens show up to protest for Black Lives Matter in Merrick on June 2.

Dozens show up to protest for Black Lives
Credit: Newsday/Thomas A. Ferrara

Dozens show up to protest for Black Lives Matter in Merrick on June 2.

Demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd and others
Credit: Howard Schnapp

Demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd and others who have died at the hands of the police rally outside the Nassau County Legislative Building on June 1 in Mineola.

People protest in front of Babylon Town Hall
Credit: Kendall Rodriguez

People protest in front of Babylon Town Hall in Babylon on June 1.

Gerica Granados of Brentwood in a peaceful demonstrators
Credit: Debbie Egan-Chin

Gerica Granados of Brentwood joins other protesters on June 1 in Commack.

Peaceful demonstrators seeking justice for George Floyd who
Credit: Debbie Egan-Chin

Protesters in Commack on June 1.

Protesters clash with Suffolk County police in riot
Credit: James Carbone

Protesters clash with Suffolk County police in riot gear as police stopped them from marching to the Seventh Precinct in Shirley on June 1.

Demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd and others
Credit: Howard Schnapp

Demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd and others who have died at the hands of the police rally on Higbie Lane rally on June 1 in West Islip.

Peaceful demonstrators seeking justice for George Floyd who
Credit: Debbie Egan-Chin

Peaceful demonstrators seeking justice for George Floyd   rally on June 1 in Commack.

Stori Julien, 11, of Greenlawn joins a peaceful
Credit: Debbie Egan-Chin

Stori Julien, 11, of Greenlawn, joins a peaceful demonstration on June 1 in Commack.

Protesters block the William Floyd Parkway in Shirley
Credit: James Carbone

Protesters block the William Floyd Parkway in Shirley as they try to advance to the Seventh Precinct in Shirley on June 1.

 

Two men sit on the William Floyd Parkway
Credit: James Carbone

Two men sit on the William Floyd Parkway as Suffolk County police stopped protesters from advancing to the Seventh Precinct in Shirley on June 1.

Hundreds of demonstrators take a knee demanding justice
Credit: Randee Daddona

Hundreds of demonstrators in Port Jefferson Station on June 1 take a knee demanding justice for George Floyd and others who have died at the hands of the police.

Hundreds of demonstrators take a knee demanding justice
Credit: Randee Daddona

Hundreds of demonstrators in Port Jefferson Station on June 1 take a knee demanding justice for George Floyd and others who have died at the hands of the police.

People protest in front of Babylon Town Hall
Credit: Kendall Rodriguez

People protest in front of Babylon Town Hall on June 1.

Demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd and others
Credit: Howard Schnapp

Demonstrators rally on Higbie Lane on June 1 in West Islip.

A Suffolk County police officer keeps watch over
Credit: Barry Sloan

A Suffolk County police officer keeps watch over protesters along Veterans Memorial Highway in Commack on June 1.

Protesters demanding justice for George Floyd and others
Credit: Barry Sloan

Protesters demanding justice for George Floyd and others who have died at the hands of the police gather for a demonstration along Veterans Memorial Highway in Commack on June 1.

Protesters demanding justice for George Floyd and others
Credit: Barry Sloan

Protesters demanding justice for George Floyd and others who have died at the hands of the police gather for a demonstration along Veterans Memorial Highway in Commack on June 1.

Protesters demanding justice for George Floyd and others
Credit: Barry Sloan

Protesters demanding justice for George Floyd and others who have died at the hands of the police gather for a demonstration along Veterans Memorial Highway in Commack on June 1.

People gather with signs at the soccer fields
Credit: Kendall Rodriguez

People gather with signs at the soccer fields protesting the death of George Floyd in Brentwood on May 30.

Demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd and others
Credit: Randee Daddona

A demonstrator demanding justice for George Floyd and others who have died at the hands of the police marches in Riverhead on May 31.

Over 300 demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd
Credit: Randee Daddona

Over 300 demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd and others who have died at the hands of the police march in Riverhead on May 31.

Over 300 demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd
Credit: Randee Daddona

Over 300 demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd and others who have died at the hands of the police march in Riverhead on May 31.

Over 300 demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd
Credit: Randee Daddona

Over 300 demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd and others who have died at the hands of the police march in Riverhead on May 31.

More than 300 demonstrators march in Riverhead on
Credit: Randee Daddona

Over 300 demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd and others who have died at the hands of the police march in Riverhead on May 31.

Over 300 demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd
Credit: Randee Daddona

Over 300 demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd and others who have died at the hands of the police march in Riverhead on May 31.

Over 300 demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd
Credit: Randee Daddona

Over 300 demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd and others who have died at the hands of the police march in Riverhead on May 31.

Over 300 demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd
Credit: Randee Daddona

Over 300 demonstrators demanding justice for George Floyd and others who have died at the hands of the police march in Riverhead on May 31.

Protesters gather on South Oyster Bay Rd. as
Credit: Corey Sipkin

Demonstrators march on South Oyster Bay Road in Plainview on May 31.

Protesters gather on South Oyster Bay Rd. as
Credit: Corey Sipkin

Demonstrators march on South Oyster Bay Road in Plainview on May 31.

Protesters gather on South Oyster Bay Rd. as
Credit: Corey Sipkin

Demonstrators march on South Oyster Bay Road in Plainview on May 31.

Demonstrators march on South Oyster Bay Road in
Credit: Corey Sipkin

Demonstrators march on South Oyster Bay Road in Plainview on May 31.

Protesters gather on South Oyster Bay Rd. as
Credit: Corey Sipkin

Demonstrators march on South Oyster Bay Road in Plainview on May 31.

Protesters gather on South Oyster Bay Rd. as
Credit: Corey Sipkin

Demonstrators march on South Oyster Bay Road in Plainview on May 31.

A man attends a rally at Stotzky Park
Credit: James Carbone

A man attends a rally at Stotzky Park in Riverhead in memory of George Floyd on May 31.

Protesters gather on South Oyster Bay Rd. as
Credit: Corey Sipkin

Protesters gather on South Oyster Bay Road on May 31 in Plainview.

Protesters gather on South Oyster Bay Rd. as
Credit: Corey Sipkin

Protesters gather on South Oyster Bay Road on May 31 in Plainview.

Eric Williams, organizer of a rally at Stotzky
Credit: James Carbone

Eric Williams, organizer of a rally at Stotzky Park in Riverhead, addresses the crowd on May 31.

People attend a rally at Stotzky Park in
Credit: James Carbone

People attend a rally at Stotzky Park in Riverhead in memory of George Floyd on May 31.

Zoey Starr, Ah'Mirah Miles, 10, and Zykai Henderson,
Credit: James Carbone

Young demonstrators attend a rally at Stotzky Park in Riverhead on May 31.

Protesters gather on South Oyster Bay Rd. as
Credit: Corey Sipkin

Demonstrators march on South Oyster Bay Road in Plainview on May 31.

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