'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.
'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.
Further details on conclusion definitions.
Named in 3 known lawsuits.
Amirazon, Raheem, et al. vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 300340/2015,
Supreme Court - Bronx, February 6, 2015
Echevarria, Andrew, et al. vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 306688/2014,
Supreme Court - Bronx, April 6, 2015
Balde, Alpha vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 030424/2020E,
Supreme Court - Bronx, September 16, 2020