A Different Kind of Police Violence
Unnecessary acts of police violence have become all too familiar in our society. These stories, it seems, have been concentrated to urban communities with the victims of the abuse being minorities. At the same time, the stories also seem to deal with the ill advised use of force or guns, but not situations with the use of a taser, once known to be a "non-lethal" way of apprehending a suspect. The chilling story of Bryce Masters defies both of these dynamics.