Knopf responded to a call for backup to the Kmart at 4025 Poplar Level Road in response to an alleged shoplifting incident, Russell said.
According to a criminal complaint, Knopf arrived to find the victim seated and with her hands cuffed behind her back.
Knopf eventually leaned into the victim, the complaint reads, put her foot on the victim's chest and kicked her, rolling her onto her stomach.
A Louisville Metro Police officer has been criminally charged with official misconduct and harassment with physical contact after being accused of kicking a handcuffed victim in the chest.
The six-year department veteran, Officer Jennifer Knopf, 32, has been stripped of police powers and is on paid administrative duty pending the outcome of the criminal investigation, Sgt. The incident, caught on Knopf's in-car dash camera, began on the afternoon of June 2.
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The department's Professional Standards Unit — which investigates internally — will look into the allegations following court proceedings, Russell said.
Knopf is the second metro police officer who has been criminally charged this week.
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