Atlanta PD: Officers Followed Proper Procedure at IHOP
May 17, 2011
An off-duty officer who took an intoxicated woman into custody during a scuffle at a suburban Atlanta IHOP followed proper procedure, an internal review by the Atlanta Police Department has found.
Officer Jose Vidal, who was hired by IHOP to provide security, wrote in a report he confronted Cynthia Freeman because she was loud and shouting to people in another booth. He reportedly told her to be quiet or leave.
Ashley Leavell then began punching the officer, who punched Leavell before arresting her.
Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution
VIDEO: Over the Limit at Georgia IHOP
Displaying 1 - 1 of 1
young112 @ 5/17/2011 9:29 PM
Great work! Babysitting drunks is the worst. I can imagine why an IHOP needs security and I can't believe how everyone just sits around and watches, what is wrong with people in our society, who just sits and eats while there's a fight. You can bet that if it wasn't an officer the video would've been a whole lot different. Great job again Officer Vidal.
Join the Discussion
Other Recent News
Two Port Barre, LA, police officers were treated for injuries over the weekend after a...
Since July 17, the family of East Baton Rouge (LA) Sheriff's Deputy Nick Tullier, 41, has...
The two police officers who fatally shot a machete-wielding man Oct. 5 on the University...
In honor of Suffolk County (NY) Police Department K-9 Ace who recently passed away, the...
Today, the Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association (FLEOA) announced Senator Patrick...