Female student in trouble for kissing helmet of police officerBy Mason White 12:30 PM December 15, 2013
|Nina De Chiffre kissing a police officer|
By: Eva Fett
A woman is in trouble after she kissed the helmet of a police officer, according to police reports in Italy.
The photo of the kiss, which was uploaded to the Internet, was hailed as a symbol of peaceful protests.
However, the image of the young Italian woman kissing the helmet visor of a riot police officer, angered police officials.
Police officials said that they want Nina De Chiffre charged with sexual violence, saying her actions should not be tolerated.
Officer Franco Maccari confirmed that an investigation was launched after a complaint was filed.
The woman was also charged with contempt.
De Chiffre’s photo, which went viral, occurred during demonstrations against a high-speed train deal with France.