Sgt. Vanatter described Polanski the day after the event as “extremely hyperactive,” and that although Samantha looked like she could be between 16 and 18, she acted like a 13 or 14-year old girl.
… As has been said in another context, the defendant has not only survived, he has prevailed—surmounting the uncounted adversities, he has risen to the heights of his chosen profession and has become one of the leading creative forces of the past two decades.
Q: “Do you have a valid California driver’s license?”
Polanski then begins to laugh and Deemer says:
“You know what you are going to do with that screwing around? I’m going to have to start all over again. Look at the increase in your blood pressure when you start to lie about your cigarettes. Boom, boom, boom, just like a staircase.”