I'd say this was a fair amount of restraint by the officer...

breamfisherbreamfisher Senior MemberPosts: 13,078 Senior Member
...no pepper spray or batons deployed, only the threat of a tazer when a hostile crowd disapproves of what appears to be a lawful arrest.

http://www.orlandosentinel.com/news/breaking-news/os-ap-melbourne-police-crowd-assault-officer-20150525-story.html
Overkill is underrated.

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  • knitepoetknitepoet Senior Member Posts: 18,726 Senior Member
    Sounds like it to me :up:
    Seven Habits of Highly Effective Pirates, Rule #37: There is no “overkill”. There is only “open fire” and “I need to reload”.


  • NCFUBARNCFUBAR Senior Member Posts: 4,324 Senior Member
    Yes he did. Didn't draw his side arm just his Taser against that many people surrounding him ... he did exercise extreme restraint in my opinion.
    “The further a society drifts from truth ... the more it will hate those who speak it."
    - George Orwell
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