CRIME

Protesters march to Los Angeles police headquarters to protest fatal shooting of homeless man

  • Protestors carry a banner during a rally in front of the police administration building in downtown Los Angeles  on Tuesday, March 3, 2015. Several dozen people rallied in protest of the shooting, which came amid lingering tensions in the U.S. over the police killings of unarmed black men in Missouri and New York City.  (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

    Protestors carry a banner during a rally in front of the police administration building in downtown Los Angeles on Tuesday, March 3, 2015. Several dozen people rallied in protest of the shooting, which came amid lingering tensions in the U.S. over the police killings of unarmed black men in Missouri and New York City. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)  (The Associated Press)

  • Protestors rally in downtown Los Angeles, against a police shooting of a homeless man on Tuesday, March 3, 2015. Several dozen people rallied in protest of the shooting, which came amid lingering tensions in the U.S. over the police killings of unarmed black men in Missouri and New York City.  (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

    Protestors rally in downtown Los Angeles, against a police shooting of a homeless man on Tuesday, March 3, 2015. Several dozen people rallied in protest of the shooting, which came amid lingering tensions in the U.S. over the police killings of unarmed black men in Missouri and New York City. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)  (The Associated Press)

  • Suzette Shaw, left, a homeless woman, joins others protesting a police shooting of a homeless man on Tuesday, March 3, 2015, in downtown Los Angeles. There was a moment of silence at the site of the shooting where several dozen people rallied Tuesday in protest. The group then marched toward the downtown police administration building, the site of a meeting of the city Police Commission, a panel of civilians who oversee the Police Department. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

    Suzette Shaw, left, a homeless woman, joins others protesting a police shooting of a homeless man on Tuesday, March 3, 2015, in downtown Los Angeles. There was a moment of silence at the site of the shooting where several dozen people rallied Tuesday in protest. The group then marched toward the downtown police administration building, the site of a meeting of the city Police Commission, a panel of civilians who oversee the Police Department. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)  (The Associated Press)

Several dozen people rallying in protest of a fatal shooting by Los Angeles police on Skid Row have begun a march to police headquarters.

The rally Tuesday morning included a moment of silence, and participant Patrisse Cullors declared the shooting site "sacred ground."

Police officers are directing traffic as the group heads toward the downtown police administration building where a there is a scheduled meeting of the city Police Commission, a panel of civilians who oversee the Police Department.

The unidentified homeless man was shot on Sunday near a downtown homeless shelter.

A memorial sprung up Monday where the shooting occurred. White roses were placed over a tent, blankets and clothing belonging to the man known as "Africa."

The shooting was captured on video, but exactly what happened remains unclear.