'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 4 known lawsuits, $210,000 total settlements.
Johnson, Michael vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 151013/2015,
Supreme Court - New York, June 4, 2015, ended October 24, 2015
Ayala, Jessy, et al. vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 14CV04716,
U.S. District Court - Southern District NY, June 30, 2014, ended February 3, 2016
Bond, Shannon vs Chau, Philip W. and Imperatrice, Joseph
Case # 156383/2013,
Supreme Court - New York, September 23, 2013, ended April 23, 2014
Bond, Shannon vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 153123/2013,
Supreme Court - New York, April 9, 2013, ended May 12, 2016