Originally Posted by merlynusn
Many officers can attest to the fact that their worst fight was with a skinny 100# woman.
And your chivalry is great for you, but that is not what our job is. We don't know hit people randomly, it's in the course of affecting an arrest using the least amount of force that is reasonable in the circumstances.
If she had fought, all bets (chivalry) are off, and I'd be 100% behind him. But she didn't fight, and he didn't need to punch her in the mouth. That's why I don't support him.
That said, it looks like he is going to lose his pension, and that