'Exonerated': or '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.
'Unsubstantiated': or 'Unable to Determine' - CCRB has fully investigated but could not affirmatively conclude both that the conduct occurred and that it broke the rules.
Further details on conclusion definitions.
Named in 3 known lawsuits, $35,006 total settlements.
Brown, Jerome vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 518187/2020,
Supreme Court - Kings, October 15, 2020
Larmon, Jermaine, et al. vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 521303/2018,
Supreme Court - Kings, October 24, 2018
Thomas, Tevon, et al. vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 14CV07513,
U.S. District Court - Eastern District NY, February 18, 2015
Second Amended Complaint