Jeffrey P. Griffin

Badge #1105, White Male, 41
Sergeant at 52nd Precinct since June 2017
Also served in: 46th Precinct
Service started July 2004, made $174,000 last year, active

Substantiated Allegations:
Discourtesy: Word


Discipline Cases:

Case: 2014-12639
Closed: 12/18/2014

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Lawsuit settlements:
$35,000   Reed, Gregory vs City of New York, et al., 2014 BCSC BCSC 022942/2014E
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Complaints

8 Allegations
1 Substantiated
6 Complaints
1 Substantiated (Command Discipline)
1 Closed - Pending Litigation
1 Complainant Uncooperative
4 Exonerated
1 Unfounded

January 2019 Complaint
Allegation: Force: Physical force
Complainant: Black Male, 33
CCRB Conclusion: Closed - Pending Litigation
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June 2014 Complaint
Allegation: Force: Physical force
Complainant: Black Male, 46
CCRB Conclusion: Exonerated
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September 2011 Complaint
Allegation: Discourtesy: Word
Complainant: Hispanic Female, 46
CCRB Conclusion: Substantiated (Command Discipline)
Allegation: Force: Physical force
Complainant: Hispanic Female, 46
CCRB Conclusion: Exonerated
NYPD Conclusion: Instructions
Penalty: Instruction
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July 2011 Complaint
Allegation: Force: Physical force
Complainant: Female
CCRB Conclusion: Complainant Uncooperative
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September 2010 Complaint
Allegation: Discourtesy: Word
Complainant: Black Female, 36
CCRB Conclusion: Unfounded
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March 2010 Complaint
Allegation: Abuse of Authority: Premises entered and/or searched
CCRB Conclusion: Exonerated
Allegation: Force: Physical force
CCRB Conclusion: Exonerated
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January 2019 Complaint
Allegation Complainant CCRB Conclusion
Force: Physical force Black Male, 33 Closed - Pending Litigation
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June 2014 Complaint
Allegation Complainant CCRB Conclusion
Force: Physical force Black Male, 46 Exonerated
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September 2011 Complaint
Allegation Complainant CCRB Conclusion
Discourtesy: Word Hispanic Female, 46 Substantiated (Command Discipline)
Force: Physical force Hispanic Female, 46 Exonerated
NYPD Conclusion: Instructions
Penalty: Instruction
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July 2011 Complaint
Allegation Complainant CCRB Conclusion
Force: Physical force Female Complainant Uncooperative
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September 2010 Complaint
Allegation Complainant CCRB Conclusion
Discourtesy: Word Black Female, 36 Unfounded
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March 2010 Complaint
Allegation CCRB Conclusion
Abuse of Authority: Premises entered and/or searched Exonerated
Force: Physical force Exonerated
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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.
'Substantiated': The alleged conduct occurred and it violated the rules. The NYPD has discretion over what, if any, discipline is imposed.
'Unfounded': Evidence suggests that the event or alleged conduct did not occur.

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Discipline

Case: 2014-12639
Closed: 12/18/2014
Case Details:
  1. Guilty: While on-duty, wrongfully consumed an intoxicant at a restaurant known to the Department while on meal.
Penalty: Vacation days (15 days)


Lawsuits

Named in 5 known lawsuits, $35,000 total settlements.

Reed, Gregory vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 022942/2014E, Supreme Court - Bronx, June 26, 2014, ended February 19, 2015
$35,000 Settlement

Felice et al v. City Of New York, et al
Case # 15CV05842, U.S. District Court - Southern District NY, 2015
Settled for undisclosed amount
Original Complaint, Amended Complaint, Stipulation and Order of Dismissal
Description: Plaintiff and friend were driving home and stopped at a yellow light. Nearby intoxicated, defendant officer exited his vehicle and pulled out his NYPD issued gun and began shooting at plaintiff's friend's vehicle. The defendant's bullets repeatedly shot the plaintiff, while the plaintiff's friend managed to hide under the dashboard before the gun shots moved to the left driver's side. Plaintiff's friend drove off and rushed his friend to the hospital once the shooting stopped. Defendant officer drove away after the incident. A grand jury issued the indictments against the defendant officer: attempted murder in the second degree, assault in the first degree and operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated. The pl...

Borrelli et al v. City Of New York ; et al
Case # 15CV05841, U.S. District Court - Southern District NY, 2015
Pending
Original Complaint, Amended Complaint, Second Amended Complaint
Description: Defendant Officer Cronin came up to Plaintiff's car and shot inside repeatedly with his service weapon. Officer Cronin had been heavily drinking that night and was indicted on charges of attempted murder, assault, and DWI. Sgt. Ching knew the officer had been drinking and allowed him to drive.

White, Cleveland vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 029121/2018E, Supreme Court - Bronx, September 20, 2018

Smith, Sharonda vs City of New York
Case # 023995/2020E, Supreme Court - Bronx, June 23, 2020