'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.
Further details on conclusion definitions.
Named in 4 known lawsuits, $120,000 total settlements.
Chepilko v. Bushuyev et al
Case # 14CV06732,
U.S. District Court - Southern District NY, 2014
Plaintiff lists four incidents where he was given bogus tickets in retaliation for previously suing and complaining about officer's actions.
Gardner, Daniel vs City of New York
Case # 519593/2016,
Supreme Court - Kings, November 10, 2016, ended February 13, 2019
Gordon, Ricardo vs P.O. Ross, John, et al.
Case # 17CV00970,
U.S. District Court - Eastern District NY, March 22, 2017, ended August 22, 2018
Plaintiff was ambushed by officers on the street and accused of being associated with criminal activity. Plaintiff was thrown to the floor and harassed for information.
Bannister, Henry vs Police Officer Luis, Marvin, et al.
Case # 18CV07285,
U.S. District Court - Eastern District NY, January 4, 2019