"I don't need all this attention, but I feel like I have to do something good with it, I have to turn my anger into something positive."
Many tied Woods' killing to the national trend in the extrajudicial killings of black youth, and their deaths have placed the use of force against communities of color in the spotlight.
It was announced Tuesday, Dec. 1, that Garry McCarthy was officially fired from his position as Chicago's Chief of Police.
Leaders in the pursuit of justice say demonstrations will continue: there is such profound distrust and alienation from the police in the neighborhoods most affected.
"If there was no protest that would mean we've become immune to this madness."
The shooting of Tamir Rice occurred on the afternoon of Nov. 22 after a resident saw him waving a toy gun in the park.
Jamar Clark was fatally shot by an officer of the Minneapolis police department on Sun., Nov. 15.
A man who recorded the incident said it began when he and friends were walking across a barricaded street and the light changed as they were crossing.
The trial of the former Oklahoma City police officer charged with sexually assaulting and raping 13 black women, began this Monday.
Hashtag #AssaultAtSpringValleyHigh has been trending on social media platforms, with users calling for a end to police violence.