Neither Young nor Albury responded to follow-up calls requesting comment for this story. The officer remains on death row patrol, serving the people who congregate in the vacant lot, the same people who demand that he change his ways. "He is a nasty officer," repeats Shelly Oliver.
"He overdoes his job," adds Mark Smith, putting down his beer and glancing at the burned couch, which seems almost to be smoldering still. "He makes people want to hurt him.