A woman chants while joining demonstrators in blocking the I-880 freeway off-ramp during a protest in San Francisco, Calif. Saturday, July 9, 2016 shining light on police violence and the recent police killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

A woman chants while joining demonstrators in blocking the I-880 freeway off-ramp during a protest in San Francisco, Calif. Saturday, July 9, 2016 shining light on police violence and the recent police killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco protesters shut down I-80 off-ramp

A group of approximately 100 protesters blocked traffic at the I-80 freeway off-ramp near Folsom and Fremont streets in San Francisco, Calif. Saturday, July 9, 2016 during a protest shining light on police violence and the recent police killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile. The group began blocking traffic near 5th and Bryant before making their way to the off-ramp, peacefully moving from there through the Financial District and ending at Justin Herman Plaza. Photos by Jessica Christian and Joel Angel Juarez/S.F. Examiner

A woman chants while joining demonstrators in blocking the I-880 freeway off-ramp during a protest in San Francisco, Calif. Saturday, July 9, 2016 shining light on police violence and the recent police killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

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A woman chants while joining demonstrators in blocking the I-880 freeway off-ramp during a protest in San Francisco, Calif. Saturday, July 9, 2016 shining light on police violence and the recent police killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

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