PHOTOS: Ferguson Protests in NYC

More than 1,000 protesters marched from Union Square to upper Manhattan as others took to at least two city bridges in protest of a Missouri grand jury decision not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown, an unarmed 18-year-old.

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Protesters marched with their hands up and with posters. (Credit: Luis Nieto Dickens)
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Crowds gathered with protesters chanting. (Credit: Luis Nieto Dickens)
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Protesters chained themselves in support of Mike Brown. (Credit: Luis Nieto Dickens)
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This protester carries a sign that says, "Enough". (Credit: Luis Nieto Dickens)
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Young ladies in the crowd of the protest. (Credit: @arkenavan/Instagram)
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Hands up in the middle of Times Square. (Credit: @arkenavan/Instagram)
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Thousands of people showed up on Broadway in Times Square to protest. (Credit: @arkenavan/Instagram)
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NBC New York reporter Michael George reported right in the thick of the protests at Times Square.
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People protest over the Ferguson grand jury decision to not indict officer Darren Wilson in the Michael Brown case. (Credit: Diego Corredor/MediaPunch via AP) /IPX
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On Aug. 9, Officer Darren Wilson shot and killed unarmed Michael Brown after a confrontation. (Credit: Diego Corredor/MediaPunch via AP) /IPX
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"Hands Up! Don't Shoot!" has become a popular chant across protests all over the country. (Credit: Diego Corredor/MediaPunch via AP) /IPX
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Police officers stay close to protesters in NYC. (Credit: Diego Corredor/MediaPunch via AP) /IPX
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Some groups staged a sit-in on some streets while protesting. (Credit: Diego Corredor/MediaPunch via AP) /IPX
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Protesters marched above the FDR Drive following the grand jury decision in Ferguson. (Credit: Andy Bell-Baltaci)
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Protesters jammed up the FDR Drive, slowing traffic. (Credit: Andy Bell-Baltaci)
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Many people gathered in the streets to march following the Michael Brown verdict, as seen from the Riverbank West Apartments in NYC. (Credit: @rjr10036/Instagram)
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After the no indictment verdict in the Michael Brown case, protesters gathered in Union Square to express their frustrations. (Credit: @arisknows/Instagram)
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Mike Brown's name drawn with fake blood on a Times Square sidewalk. (Credit: @carbonen/Instagram)
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Protesters march down Christopher Street. (Credit: Coralie Carlson)
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A protester holds up a sign asking for justice. (Credit: @dj_jayspin/Instagram)
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People gathered in Times Square to take a stand against the Michael Brown verdict as NYPD officers stand by. (Credit: @dj_jayspin/Instagram)
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Many protesters carried signs that expressed their feelings about the verdict in Ferguson. (Credit: @dj_jayspin/Instagram)
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A protester holds up a sign stating that he is Mike Brown, a sentiment expressed all throughout the country. (Credit: @ryan_pablo/Instagram)
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Protesters line the FDR Drive, blocking traffic. (Credit: Wendy Stardancer)
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