Ernesto E. Bautista

Badge #28399, Hispanic Male, 37
Police Officer at 30th Precinct since August 2021
Service started January 2013, made $107,000 last year, active

Substantiated Allegations:
Force: Chokehold
Force: Other
Force: Physical force
Abuse of Authority: Frisk
Abuse of Authority: Search (of person)
Abuse of Authority: Sex Miscon (Sexual Harassment, Verbal)
Abuse of Authority: Stop
Discourtesy: Action
Discourtesy: Gesture
Discourtesy: Word (2)
Offensive Language: Ethnicity
Offensive Language: Gender
Offensive Language: Race


Complaints

26 Allegations
14 Substantiated
8 Complaints
3 Substantiated (Command Lvl Instructions)
10 Substantiated (Charges)
1 Substantiated (Command Discipline A)
7 Complainant Uncooperative
1 Unfounded
4 Unsubstantiated

March 2019 Complaint
Allegation: Discourtesy: Word
Complainant: Male, 29
CCRB Conclusion: Complainant Uncooperative
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November 2018 Complaint
Allegation: Abuse of Authority: Threat of force (verbal or physical)
Complainant: Hispanic Male, 48
CCRB Conclusion: Unfounded
Allegation: Abuse of Authority: Stop
Complainant: Hispanic Male, 48
CCRB Conclusion: Unsubstantiated
Allegation: Discourtesy: Gesture
Complainant: Hispanic Male, 48
CCRB Conclusion: Unsubstantiated
Allegation: Discourtesy: Word
Complainant: Hispanic Male, 48
CCRB Conclusion: Substantiated (Command Discipline A)
NYPD Conclusion: Command Discipline - A
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November 2018 Complaint
Allegation: Offensive Language: Ethnicity
Complainant: Hispanic Male, 43
CCRB Conclusion: Substantiated (Charges)
Allegation: Offensive Language: Race
Complainant: Hispanic Male, 43
CCRB Conclusion: Substantiated (Charges)
Allegation: Discourtesy: Gesture
Complainant: Hispanic Male, 43
CCRB Conclusion: Substantiated (Charges)
Allegation: Discourtesy: Word
Complainant: Hispanic Male, 43
CCRB Conclusion: Substantiated (Charges)
Allegation: Force: Physical force
Complainant: Hispanic Male, 43
CCRB Conclusion: Substantiated (Charges)
Allegation: Abuse of Authority: Sex Miscon (Sexual Harassment, Verbal)
Complainant: Hispanic Male, 43
CCRB Conclusion: Substantiated (Charges)
Allegation: Discourtesy: Action
Complainant: Hispanic Male, 43
CCRB Conclusion: Substantiated (Charges)
Allegation: Offensive Language: Gender
Complainant: Hispanic Male, 43
CCRB Conclusion: Substantiated (Charges)
NYPD Conclusion: APU - Decision Pending
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October 2017 Complaint
Allegation: Force: Physical force
Complainant: Black Female, 20
CCRB Conclusion: Complainant Uncooperative
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March 2017 Complaint
Allegation: Abuse of Authority: Search (of person)
Complainant: Black Male, 53
CCRB Conclusion: Substantiated (Command Lvl Instructions)
Allegation: Abuse of Authority: Stop
Complainant: Black Male, 53
CCRB Conclusion: Substantiated (Command Lvl Instructions)
Allegation: Abuse of Authority: Frisk
Complainant: Black Male, 53
CCRB Conclusion: Substantiated (Command Lvl Instructions)
NYPD Conclusion: Formalized Training
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June 2016 Complaint
Allegation: Force: Physical force
Complainant: Hispanic Male, 30
CCRB Conclusion: Unsubstantiated
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January 2016 Complaint
Allegation: Force: Physical force
Complainant: Male, 23
CCRB Conclusion: Complainant Uncooperative
Allegation: Abuse of Authority: Strip-searched
Complainant: Male, 23
CCRB Conclusion: Complainant Uncooperative
Allegation: Abuse of Authority: Refusal to obtain medical treatment
Complainant: Male, 23
CCRB Conclusion: Complainant Uncooperative
Allegation: Abuse of Authority: Refusal to obtain medical treatment
Complainant: Male, 23
CCRB Conclusion: Complainant Uncooperative
Allegation: Abuse of Authority: Stop
Complainant: Male, 23
CCRB Conclusion: Complainant Uncooperative
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July 2015 Complaint
Allegation: Force: Chokehold
Complainant: Hispanic Male, 27
CCRB Conclusion: Substantiated (Charges)
Allegation: Force: Other
Complainant: Hispanic Male, 27
CCRB Conclusion: Substantiated (Charges)
Allegation: Force: Physical force
Complainant: Hispanic Male, 27
CCRB Conclusion: Unsubstantiated
APU Case Status: Closed: Not guilty after trial
NYPD Conclusion: APU Not guilty
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March 2019 Complaint
Allegation Complainant CCRB Conclusion
Discourtesy: Word Male, 29 Complainant Uncooperative
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November 2018 Complaint
Allegation Complainant CCRB Conclusion
Abuse of Authority: Threat of force (verbal or physical) Hispanic Male, 48 Unfounded
Abuse of Authority: Stop Hispanic Male, 48 Unsubstantiated
Discourtesy: Gesture Hispanic Male, 48 Unsubstantiated
Discourtesy: Word Hispanic Male, 48 Substantiated (Command Discipline A)
NYPD Conclusion: Command Discipline - A
additional details
November 2018 Complaint
Allegation Complainant CCRB Conclusion
Offensive Language: Ethnicity Hispanic Male, 43 Substantiated (Charges)
Offensive Language: Race Hispanic Male, 43 Substantiated (Charges)
Discourtesy: Gesture Hispanic Male, 43 Substantiated (Charges)
Discourtesy: Word Hispanic Male, 43 Substantiated (Charges)
Force: Physical force Hispanic Male, 43 Substantiated (Charges)
Abuse of Authority: Sex Miscon (Sexual Harassment, Verbal) Hispanic Male, 43 Substantiated (Charges)
Discourtesy: Action Hispanic Male, 43 Substantiated (Charges)
Offensive Language: Gender Hispanic Male, 43 Substantiated (Charges)
NYPD Conclusion: APU - Decision Pending
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October 2017 Complaint
Allegation Complainant CCRB Conclusion
Force: Physical force Black Female, 20 Complainant Uncooperative
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March 2017 Complaint
Allegation Complainant CCRB Conclusion
Abuse of Authority: Search (of person) Black Male, 53 Substantiated (Command Lvl Instructions)
Abuse of Authority: Stop Black Male, 53 Substantiated (Command Lvl Instructions)
Abuse of Authority: Frisk Black Male, 53 Substantiated (Command Lvl Instructions)
NYPD Conclusion: Formalized Training
additional details
June 2016 Complaint
Allegation Complainant CCRB Conclusion
Force: Physical force Hispanic Male, 30 Unsubstantiated
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January 2016 Complaint
Allegation Complainant CCRB Conclusion
Force: Physical force Male, 23 Complainant Uncooperative
Abuse of Authority: Strip-searched Male, 23 Complainant Uncooperative
Abuse of Authority: Refusal to obtain medical treatment Male, 23 Complainant Uncooperative
Abuse of Authority: Refusal to obtain medical treatment Male, 23 Complainant Uncooperative
Abuse of Authority: Stop Male, 23 Complainant Uncooperative
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July 2015 Complaint
Allegation Complainant CCRB Conclusion
Force: Chokehold Hispanic Male, 27 Substantiated (Charges)
Force: Other Hispanic Male, 27 Substantiated (Charges)
Force: Physical force Hispanic Male, 27 Unsubstantiated
APU Case Status: Closed: Not guilty after trial
NYPD Conclusion: APU Not guilty
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Conclusion Meanings:

'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.

Further details on conclusion definitions.


Discipline

Case: 2019-21164
Closed: 2/6/2020
Case Details:
  1. Pleaded Guilty: Failed to take police action/render police services.
  2. Pleaded Guilty: Failed to activate their body-worn camera.
Penalty: Suspended w/o pay (5 days), vacation days (30 day(s) )


Lawsuits

Rivera, Angel vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 025751/2016E, Supreme Court - Bronx, September 1, 2016