'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.
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Named in 3 known lawsuits, $10,001 total settlements.
Mckenzie, Cecil vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 18CV06913,
U.S. District Court - Southern District NY, August 3, 2018, ended July 7, 2021
The defendants Cross and Calle-Palomeque approached the Plaintiff on a train platform, without displaying their NYPD badge. When the plaintiff ran, Defendant Cross lunged at the Plaintiff and brought him down, and Defendant Calle-Palomeque handcuffed him. Detective Cross placed plaintiff in a headlock and delivered numerous blows to the plaintiff's face destroying plaintiff's eyeglasses and causing severe injuries to plaintiff's face. Defendant Zevon failed to intervene. The Defendants transferred plaintiff to the 17th Precinct where they were continually physically attacking the plaintiff. The Plaintiff was transported to the Bellevue Hospital, where physicians diagnosed bilateral nasal bone fracture and a rig...
Hansley, Bruce vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 15CV09659,
U.S. District Court - Southern District NY, December 16, 2015, ended October 24, 2016
Defendant Officers approached Plaintiff while he was on a subway car, ordered him to exit at the next stop, asked for ID and then handcuffed and arrested him. Plaintiff was brought to a local precinct and then Central Booking where he was let go without an explanation and without being charged.
Shebairo, Richard vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 14CV08485,
U.S. District Court - Southern District NY, October 29, 2014, ended June 20, 2019
On December 4, 2013, plaintiff was sitting inside a subway car. Defendants Marquis Cross and Amarius Santana approached, questioned, seized, and arrested plaintiff.