The Police in Portland, Oregon, U.S., have classified the anti-Trump protests in the area as a “Class C felony” after a once peaceful protest turned into a riot.
A riot is a Class C felony in Oregon.
Demonstrators were seen attacking drivers and committing acts of vandalism during their march against Donald Trump’s election Thursday night.
According to KPTV, one driver had her windshield smashed and someone painted “Capitalism kills” on a nearby convenience store.
Hundreds of protesters demonstrated outside Trump Tower in Chicago and a growing group was getting into some shoving matches with police in Oakland, California.
Another protest was building in Los Angeles, where 28 people were arrested Wednesday for blocking traffic during a demonstration that also saw vandalism to some buildings and a news truck.