Robert T. Galarza

Badge #2104, Hispanic Male
Detective Grade 3 at 7th Precinct Detective Squad since May 2018
Service started July 2007, made $141,000 last year, active



Lawsuit settlements:
$42,000   Rolon, Rosie vs City of New York, et al., 2015 SDNY SDNY 15CV08614
$11,500   Evans et al v. City of New York et al, 2014 SDNY SDNY 14CV08611
$13,054   Canady v. The City of New York et al, 2013 SDNY SDNY 13CV08783
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Complaints

4 Allegations
0 Substantiated
2 Complaints
1 Alleged Victim Uncooperative
1 Complaint Withdrawn
1 Exonerated
1 Unfounded

June 2010 Complaint
Allegation: Abuse of Authority: Refusal to provide name/shield number
Complainant: Hispanic Female, 22
CCRB Conclusion: Complaint Withdrawn
additional details

March 2009 Complaint
Allegation: Abuse of Authority: Stop
Complainant: Hispanic Male, 26
CCRB Conclusion: Alleged Victim Uncooperative
Allegation: Abuse of Authority: Stop
Complainant: Black Male, 19
CCRB Conclusion: Exonerated
Allegation: Force: Physical force
Complainant: Black Male, 19
CCRB Conclusion: Unfounded
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June 2010 Complaint
Allegation Complainant CCRB Conclusion
Abuse of Authority: Refusal to provide name/shield number Hispanic Female, 22 Complaint Withdrawn
additional details
March 2009 Complaint
Allegation Complainant CCRB Conclusion
Abuse of Authority: Stop Hispanic Male, 26 Alleged Victim Uncooperative
Abuse of Authority: Stop Black Male, 19 Exonerated
Force: Physical force Black Male, 19 Unfounded
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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.

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Discipline

Case: 2010-1485
Opened: 8/16/2010
Closed: 3/26/2012
Case Details:
  1. Guilty: Wrongfully released a four year old child to a female without obtaining proper identification
  2. Guilty: After an arrest of an individual known to the Department involving endangering the welfare of a child, failed to notify the New York state central registry of child abuse, administration for children's services and failed to prepare required Department reports
Penalty: Forfeiture of ten (10) vacation days


Lawsuits

Named in 4 known lawsuits, $66,554 total settlements.

Tea, Heng vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 704697/2021, Supreme Court - Queens, March 11, 2021

Rolon, Rosie vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 15CV08614, U.S. District Court - Southern District NY, November 10, 2015, ended April 29, 2016
$42,000 Settlement
Complaint
Description: Plaintiff was sitting near her home on a beach chair when defendant officers approached her, violently pushed her, arrested her, and charged her with dinking alcohol in public, resisting arrest, and possession of a controlled substance. Charges were ACD'd

Evans et al v. City of New York et al
Case # 14CV08611, U.S. District Court - Southern District NY, 2014
$11,500 Settlement
Amended Complaint, Stipulation

Canady v. The City of New York et al
Case # 13CV08783, U.S. District Court - Southern District NY, 2013
$13,054 Settlement
First Amended Complaint