The police officer involved in the arrest this summer was sentenced for physical assault by the Reykjav√≠k District Court. He was sentenced to pay a fine, ISK 300,000 ($2500, ‚ā¨1800).
Police officer found guilty of assault
The police officer was found guilty for having shown brute force and exerting more power than the circumstances called for. He was also convicted of assault while in public office.
The woman was also convicted
This past October, the arrested woman received a 30 day suspended prison sentence for spitting at the police officer.
Following is the famous video of the arrest:
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