'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.
'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 4 known lawsuits, $157,000 total settlements.
Jack, Charlene, et al. vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 15CV06815,
U.S. District Court - Eastern District NY, December 4, 2015, ended September 26, 2016
Plaintiff 1 heard her sister scream in their apartment building and saw her being shoved by three men who ended up police officers that did not identify themselves. When Plaintiff 1 asked what was happening, officers screamed racist comments and ordered her arrest. More residents objected at the scene and were arrested. Officers then warrantlessly entered Plaintiff's apartment, ransacked it finding nothing, and ordered everyone to be arrested. The officers questioned the Plaintiffs about guns in the neighborhood at the precinct and then released 3 of them. Another Plaintiff was charged with Criminal Possession of a Weapon and 3 other Plaintiffs were charged with OGA. All charges against all Plaintiffs were ...
Wiggins, Keshawn vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 14CV00749,
U.S. District Court - Eastern District NY, February 6, 2014, ended September 18, 2014
Robertson, Darrin vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 13CV03852,
U.S. District Court - Eastern District NY, July 23, 2013, ended June 6, 2014
Martin v. The City of New York
Case # 13CV01534,
U.S. District Court - Eastern District NY, 2013