Police Officer Shows Off Skateboarding Skills to Kids in Texas Park

A police officer showed off his skateboarding skills when he ran into a group of young boarders after responding to a medical call in Arlington, Texas, on August 9.

Body camera footage released by the Arlington Police Department shows the officer, named as officer Austin, taking to a skate ramp at Burl L Wilkes Park after he was asked by the group if he could skate.

Despite not having been on a board in 12 years, the officer skates down the ramp to applause from the young onlookers. Credit: Arlington Police Department via Storyful

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