On March 22nd a member of ACAB Media recorded a very intense exchange between the STM metro po-po, the SPVM, and a group of Montreal citizens.
After a young man didn't pay his $3 fair, the STM quickly apprehended the perpetrator. Montreal's police force showed up too, because 6+ city officials need to be present to take down one lone metro rider.
A posse of people stuck around to document the incident... then things got very violent. Shit literally hits the fan around 3:40, where the STM and SPVM join forces to forcefully restrain and disperse the seemingly peaceful bystanders.
See the scene in the video below.
Did both the STM & SPVM go too far?
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