There’s little doubt that social distancing can be an effective means of mitigating the spread of COVID19. Some states are even using law enforcement to make sure people follow shelter in place guidelines.

But the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department is apparently taking things up another notch:

Here’s the video:

Seems a little excessive, no?

Just a teensy bit.

Totally.

Might be time for California’s government to re-evaluate priorities.

That’s a really good question.