The ACLU released video — posted on YouTube — of a Barstow Police Officer wrestling an 8-months-pregnant woman to the ground.
CBS2 and KCAL9 broadcast excepts of this video on Friday evening and Saturday morning.
On Sunday, the Barstow Police Department issued the following statement:
“The City of Barstow has reviewed the video link regarding Charlena Cook’s arrest. It is apparent that Ms. Cook actively resisted arrest.