'Exonerated': or 'Within NYPD Guidelines' - the alleged conduct occurred but did not violate the NYPD's own rules, which often give officers significant discretion.
Further details on conclusion definitions.
Burris, Darius vs Nassau County District Attorney, et al.
Case # 14CV05540,
U.S. District Court - Eastern District NY, November 5, 2014, ended September 25, 2018
On April 25, 2014, Plaintiff Darius Burris was assaulted with excessive force by Defendants Correction Officer Spatula, Nassau County Police Department Detective John Dezelic, and other unnamed officers. On May 1, 2014, Plaintiff was deprived of his liberty by A.D.A. Sloane and A.D.A. Carrado of the Nassau County D.A.'s Office when they failed to release him after not indicting him, and he spent an excess of 40 days incarcerated as a result. Defendant Detective Dezelic also failed to provide Plaintiff with needed medical attention when driving him to the Nassau County Police Department, and Plaintiff was left to suffer in pain until he was officially arrested and fictitious charges were filed against him. On Ma...