Video: Police officer allegedly beaten by driver and his mate


A police officer has been seen in a viral video being brutally assaulted by some group of young men in Kasoa in the Central Region of Ghana.

The officer in the video appeared helpless and the only thing that saved him from the heavy punches from these young men was his crush helmet.

It is unclear what led to the brutal assault on the officer who appeared to be directing traffic.

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The Police over the week has been in the news for either assaulting journalists.

Three Journalists from the state-owned Ghanaian Times were assaulted by an officer who was riding on an unregistered motorbike hit which hit a vehicle belonging to the Ghanaian Times near the Kinbu traffic light in Accra last Thursday.

Watch video of the fight above