He sprayed Occupy movement protestors at the University of California, Davis with pepper spray last week. He seemed to do it nonchalantly. And now he's become an internet meme (and his boss has been put on leave).
Armed with Photoshop, people have placed this Pepper Spray cop in many of history's most important moments, recognising his potential to control rabble-rousers in the past, the present and even, of course, in Castlevania. He could be the star of Modern Warfare, too.
Pepper Spraying Cop [Tumblr]
The Pepper Spraying Cop Meme [BuzzFeed]