Complaint from February 27, 2008

Case number 200803186
Incident: February 27, 2008
Received: March 4, 2008
Closed: April 23, 2009

Witness Officers: Stacy Bowen, Peter Ievolo, Andrew Kinsella, James Malpeso, Anthony Spadafora
Reason for contact: PD suspected C/V of violation/crime - auto
Location: Street/highway
In 120th Precinct Staten Island
Outcome: No arrest made or summons issued
Officer: Brooks, John White Male
Complainant: Black Male, 25
Allegation: Force: Gun pointed
CCRB Conclusion: Exonerated
Officer: Brooks, John White Male
Complainant: Black Male, 32
Allegation: Abuse of Authority: Vehicle search
CCRB Conclusion: Exonerated
Officer: Rivera, Michael Hispanic Male, 33
Complainant: Black Male, 32
Allegation: Force: Gun pointed
CCRB Conclusion: Unfounded
Officer: Rivera, Michael Hispanic Male, 33
Complainant: Black Male, 32
Allegation: Abuse of Authority: Stop
CCRB Conclusion: Exonerated
Officer: Rivera, Michael Hispanic Male, 33
Complainant: Black Male, 32
Allegation: Force: Physical force
CCRB Conclusion: Exonerated
Officer: Sposito, Steven White Male
Complainant: Black Male, 25
Allegation: Abuse of Authority: Stop
CCRB Conclusion: Exonerated

Officer Complainant Allegation CCRB Conclusion
Brooks, John
White Male
Black Male, 25 Force: Gun pointed Exonerated
Brooks, John
White Male
Black Male, 32 Abuse of Authority: Vehicle search Exonerated
Rivera, Michael
Hispanic Male, 33
Black Male, 32 Force: Gun pointed Unfounded
Rivera, Michael
Hispanic Male, 33
Black Male, 32 Abuse of Authority: Stop Exonerated
Rivera, Michael
Hispanic Male, 33
Black Male, 32 Force: Physical force Exonerated
Sposito, Steven
White Male
Black Male, 25 Abuse of Authority: Stop Exonerated

Conclusion Meanings:

'Exonerated': Also referred to as 'Within NYPD Guidelines' - the alleged conduct occurred but did not violate the NYPD's own rules, which often give officers significant discretion.
'Unfounded': Evidence suggests that the event or alleged conduct did not occur.

Further details on conclusion definitions.