Friday, July 24, 2009

I suppose it was only a matter of time...

...before a cop ass-raped someone with his taser.

(WARNING: Strong language in the audio)

Manuel Lora at LRC blog writes:

And you guessed it: “The Boise Police Department did an internal investigation, and both employees were disciplined; details on the discipline were not released. It is considered an internal personnel matter, said police spokeswoman Lynn Hightower.”

Now imagine if an equally evil but non-bureaucrat person had done this to a cop (or to anyone else). Would there be a quiet, internal investigation? I don’t think so.

More here and here.

I’m not one for mob justice but…