'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.
'Unsubstantiated': CCRB has fully investigated but could not affirmatively conclude both that the conduct occurred and that it broke the rules.
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Named in 3 known lawsuits, $59,000 total settlements.
Torres, Gloria as Administrator of The Estate of Torres, Kadeem Jabarie vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 501375/2018,
Supreme Court - Kings, January 25, 2018
Sanford, Willie vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 13CV03145,
U.S. District Court - Eastern District NY, June 6, 2013, ended March 24, 2014
Dundas v. The City of New York et al
Case # 13CV01068,
U.S. District Court - Eastern District NY, 2013
First Amended Complaint
On January 11, 2012 at approximately 6:30 P.M plaintiff DIVAIN DUNDAS was lawfully operating a motor vehicle at, on or near the north east corner of Belmont Avenue and Fountain Avenue, in the County of Kings, City of New York. At the aforesaid time and place, the defendants, members of the New York City Police Department, unlawfully and without reasonable suspicion or probable cause pulled the plaintiff's vehicle, pulled him out of the car. During the course of this incident, plaintiff DIVAIN DUNDAS was punched, kicked, assaulted and otherwise manhandled by members of the New York City Police Department. The plaintiff was placed under arrest and taken to the 75th Precinct, and subsequently to Central Booking in...