'Exonerated': The alleged conduct occurred but did not violate the NYPD’s own rules, which often give officers significant discretion.
'Unsubstantiated': The 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.
Graves v. City Of New York, et al.
Case # 000687/2016,
Supreme Court - Kings, 2016
Graves, Robert vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 451911/2019,
Supreme Court - New York, January 20, 2016
Brightman, Ezra vs P.O. Clement, Zuel, et al.
Case # 16CV02507,
U.S. District Court - Southern District NY, July 7, 2016, ended May 8, 2017
Plaintiff was arrested and accused of a Robbery. Related charges were later dismissed. Plaintiff alleges that Defendant Officer Clement conducted a reckless investigation.