Police have denied that they overreacted when two officers waded into a swimming pool fully clothed to detain a swimmer.
The officers from the Dorset force were called to the Littledown Leisure centre in Bournemouth after reports that a man was shouting and swearing at a group of children.
The incident, which was described as 'ridiculous' by one onlooker, was caught on camera. Martin Dowse reports
More top news
Monday night's forecast for the west of the region
Monday night's forecast for the east of the region