SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8/CNS) — San Diegans took to the streets in the wake of Jeff Sessions being forced out as attorney general. Multiple protests were also held across the county calling for the protection of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.

In San Diego, at least four protests were held including one at the federal courthouse in Downtown San Diego.

News 8's Marcella Lee reported from the rally downtown with more.

Additional protests were reportedly being held at North County Mall in Escondido, Oceanside Pier and at the corner of College Boulevard and SR-76 in Oceanside.