Georgia Cops Suspended For Flipping Coin To Decide On Driver's Arrest

Georgia were caught on body-camera flipping a coin to decide if they would arrest a driver

Now the Roswell, GA officers are suspended after bodycam video shows them giggling and using a coin-toss app to decide whether or not to arrest Sarah Webb who admits she was speeding.

Webb was pulled over in April for driving almost twice the limit; she was doing 80 on a rain-slicked roadway posted at 45 miles per hour, the report said. The heads or tails decision went against Webb who was arrested on the more serious charge of reckless conduct and speeding. Brown says "Okay" and laughs.

"It was gross negligence and recklessness on behalf of the Roswell Police Department. that they would allow me to go to jail on a coin flip", Webb said Friday. The flip came up tails, but they decide to arrest anyway. All of the charges against Webb have been dropped and there's an internal affairs investigation underway.

With Webb still in her auto, she had no idea she had just lost a coin flip that would take her freedom.

The other officer identified as Kristee Wilson then opens up a coin-flipping app on the on-board computer.

"What do you think?" one of the officers asks.

"This is tail right?" an officer is heard saying.

Roswell Police Chief Rusty Grant said a department source told him about the incident right before the Fourth of July.

The officer estimated her speed because she didn't have a radar gun.

"I asked WEBB to step out of the vehicle and place her hands behind her back", the arresting officer wrote in a report.

"23", responds the officer - likely suggesting "Code 23", which is an arrest. "WEBB was placed in custody in Smith & Wesson handcuffs which were double locked and seated in the rear of my patrol vehicle".

Prosecutors have dismissed the case against Webb, according to NBC affiliate WXIA-TV in Atlanta.

Chief Grant said it's still unclear how long it will take to determine the outcome of the internal investigation.

'I would like to see them fired, because they shouldn't have been playing with my freedom on a flip of a coin, ' she said.

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