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The officer was working security at a business when the attempted robbery occurred.
At a morning news conference, Casselberry Police Chief Larry Krantz said that his "officers acted admirably when faced with this situation.”
Two uniformed officers in an unmarked car were responding to earlier reports of gunshots when they approached a man in the capital's Northeast section.
The incident reportedly took place on Tuesday in front of the officer's home. In the video, he identified himself as an police officer.
Several Portlanders have complained that officers pushed their way into a crowd of peaceful protesters standing on the sidewalk to make the arrests Monday.
A state trooper who was dragged during a traffic stop on Long Island didn't let his injuries stop him from doing his job.
Baltimore Police on Thursday identified the 18-year-old man who was fatally shot by a detective during a foot pursuit Tuesday.
University of California, Berkeley police took a hands-off approach to protesters on the campus last week when violent rioters caused chaos when they overtook a largely peaceful protest against a gay conservative speaker Milo Yiannopoulos.