Policewoman filmed kicking drunk
Tuesday 19 June 2012
Rotterdam police are investigating an internet film which appears to show a police woman kicking a drunk man several times before he is arrested.
The man is leaning against a wall when the woman, with a blonde ponytail, kicks him, apparently in the crotch. She then kicks him several more times as he curls over.
The man is then placed on his stomach and handcuffed. Several passersby are heard shouting at the police as the arrest takes place.
Police are currently speaking to the officers involved and will only comment once, including the suspect', has been interviewed, Nos television says. The incident took place on June 17.
The Telegraaf said later the incident began when the officers tried to move on the man who was sleeping in a doorway. He reacted in a aggressive manner and was then sprayed with pepper spray. Then the filming started.
Watch the video here