Better link. http://www.woonsocketcall.com/node/4871
I didn't see the video but I'm shocked he was charged and even remotely facing such a stiff sentence for kicking someone 1x who made a move at him. I believe police should be held to a higher standard but from the account given I don't think anything should have happened.
Now for the other incidents there is almost no information to make an educated decision.
, Regine said that in March 2001, Krawetz was involved in a situation where he was accused of “roughing up” an individual named Joshua Harrison, resulting in a claim for damages that was settled out of court for $27,500.
Less than two months later, Krawetz was charged with simple assault, a criminal offense, after an altercation with a jogger on a bike path in Cumberland. He later pleaded no contest in court and was suspended from his job as a patrolman for 30 days