This Seattle officer wasn't too aggressive. He was not aggressive enough. The officer says, "Stop resisting." The suspect says, "Get the fuck off of me." In this case, the officer is the correct and legal one. And he is lucky he didn't get jumped, beaten, or killed.
That woman needed be controlled. At some point (after the punch) I would have maced her, thrown her to the ground, and cuffed her. At least that's what I like to think I would have done.
And where the hell is the backup?
The story from KOMO News.
All for jaywalking. Designing urban space for cars and then ticketing people for jaywalking may be the only thing more idiotic than the war on drugs.