D.C. Cop: ‘Well, I’ll Do A Little Of Licking. Do You Like That?’
Yesterday, we blogged up D.C. Police Officer Robert Schmidt's arrest on solicitation charges. The cop was arrested on February 20 after trying to buy sex from an undercover cop at a downtown hotel. We just got a little bit of the court record on this case. The details are very smooth. According to a police officer's narrative of events, the prostitution enforcement unit used Craigslist's "erotic section to post ads utilizing two female undercover (UC) officers posing as prostitutes."
The unit then pre-wired a room for video and audio at the Embassy Suites downtown. This is what they recorded between the undercover cop and Schmidt:
U/C: "How you doing?"
Schmidt: "I'm good. This is a really nice room."
U/C: "I'm glad you like it. So, What do you do for a living?"
Schmidt: "I work with the government."
U/C: "How cool is that!!! So, what you want?"
Schmidt: "Half hour."
U/C: "That's going to be $80.00. $80.000 for sex right."
Schmidt: "Well, I'll do a little of licking. Do you like that?"
Schmidt: "When someone goes down on you?"
U/C: "Of course, I like everything."
Schmidt: "Let me get comfortable I'll be right back."
Schmidt was then arrested. After attending the John's School, his case was dismissed. He is now working a foot beat in 4D while he waits out the department's own investigation. You can read the entire court document here (PDF).