Well I guess this is one of those good-news bad-news tales...
I'm thinking that when one of those "non-lethal" projectiles enters your skull, you're a gonner, no matter how "non lethal" that police ammo has been decreed by the police spokespersons.
Had Sammy Yatim been the lucky recipient of eight "non-lethal" projectiles, would his story have ended differently?
I doubt it.
Makes for a nice police friendly story though...
Here's a different take on ending police shootings.
As much as I like the idea of non-lethal police ammo, I have to say Brian Platt's idea has merit.