Police responded to a call about domestic violence at Heather Locklear’s Thousand Oaks, California home on Sunday night, reports TMZ.
When authorities attempted to arrest the 56 year old actress she got aggressive and attacked a police officer.
Locklear was charged with one count domestic violence, a felony, and three counts of battery on emergency personnel, According to Variety.
The actress has struggled with substance abuse in the past. Locklear was arrested in 2008 on suspicion of driving under the influence. Charges were later dismissed. She was sentenced to three years of informal probation and ordered to pay a $700 fine and take a driver safety class.
Back in 2012 the former Melrose Place star had police called on her by her sister for allegedly attempting to harm herself — mixing prescription drugs and alcohol.