SHOCKING: Video Shows Cop Tackling Pregnant Woman During Arrest


Watching this video from start to finish, it’s hard to argue that the cop’s actions were completely justified.

Video footage taken from a California cop’s body camera shows two officers aggressively tackling an eight-month pregnant black woman to the ground before arresting her. The officers claimed she had not identified herself, according to a statement by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Southern California, which released the video last week.

In January, Barstow police officers were dispatched to an elementary school responding to a call that a woman was driving recklessly in the parking lot. After determining that a crime had not been committed, the cops spoke to the accused, Charlena Michelle Cooks.

Cooks refused to provide her name to the officers, which resulted in her arrest.

Read more: news.vice.com

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