Stephen A. Barry

Stephen A. Barry

Stephen A. Barry
Badge #350, White Male
Detective Grade 3 at 40th Precinct Detective Squad since February 2022
Service started July 2013, made $153,000 last year, Tax #954525

Discipline Cases:

Case: 2017-17510
Closed: 6/13/2017

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Lawsuit settlements:
$22,500   Cullins, Desmond vs City of New York, et al., 2022 BCSC BCSC 800440/2022E
$45,000   Mcneill, James vs City of New York, et Al,, 2021 BCSC BCSC 814529/2021E
$575,000   Roberts, Dante vs City of New York, et al., 2020 BCSC BCSC 027364/2020E
$453,733   Belle, Terron, et al. vs City of New York, et al., 2019 SDNY SDNY 19CV02673
$17,500   Jangana, Jaccary vs City of New York, et al., 2018 BCSC BCSC 021832/2018E
$65,000   Fernandez, Yolanda vs City of New York, et al., 2017 BCSC BCSC 303923/2016
$5,000   Tucker, Lee vs City of New York, et al., 2015 BCSC BCSC 021564/2015E
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Complaints

2 Complaints
2 Allegations
0 Substantiated
1 Complainant Uncooperative
1 Unsubstantiated

Complaint #202100733, January 2021
Allegation: Force: Physical force
Complainant: White Male, 45-49
CCRB Conclusion: Complainant Uncooperative
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Complaint #201503116, April 2015
Allegation: Offensive Language: Sexual orientation
Complainant: Hispanic Male, 48
CCRB Conclusion: Unsubstantiated
Documents: Complaint Closing Report
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Complaint #202100733, January 2021
Allegation Complainant CCRB Conclusion
Force: Physical force White Male, 45-49 Complainant Uncooperative
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Complaint #201503116, April 2015
Allegation Complainant CCRB Conclusion
Offensive Language: Sexual orientation Hispanic Male, 48 Unsubstantiated
Documents: Complaint Closing Report
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Conclusion Meanings:

'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.

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Discipline

Case: 2017-17510
Closed: 6/13/2017
Case Details:
  1. Guilty: While off-duty, was unfit for duty due to his consumption of alcohol.
  2. Guilty: While off-duty, wrongfully engaged in a physical altercation with another individual
Penalty: Counseling, dismissal probation (12 months), ordered breath testing, vacation days (25 days)


Lawsuits

Named in 9 known lawsuits, $1,183,733 total settlements.

Cullins, Desmond vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 800440/2022E, Supreme Court - Bronx, February 3, 2022, ended February 28, 2023
$22,500 Settlement
Complaint
Description: On October 20, 2021, without legal justification, Defendants, P.O. STEPHEN BARRY, P.O. BENITO CRUZ, and SERGEANT WILLIAM MILLER handcuffed plaintiff DESMOND CULLINS and threatened him with the possible use of firearms and the use of physical force. Plaintiff was then wrongfully arrested and imprisoned until the dismissal of his charges on or about September 20, 2021.

Mcneill, James vs City of New York, et Al,
Case # 814529/2021E, Supreme Court - Bronx, October 26, 2021, ended May 27, 2022
$45,000 Settlement

Roberts, Dante vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 027364/2020E, Supreme Court - Bronx, July 15, 2020, ended January 18, 2023
$575,000 Settlement

Belle, Terron, et al. vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 19CV02673, U.S. District Court - Southern District NY, March 27, 2019, ended December 14, 2022
$453,733 Settlement
Complaint
Description: On various dates in 2017-2019, Plaintiffs, who represent a class of similarly situated individuals, were unlawfully stopped and searched by P.O.s Brian Destefano, Daniel Mardjonovic, Steven Barry, and John Does 1-50 without probable cause. Plaintiffs challenge the NYPD's unconstitutional policy of detaining people for the purpose of conducting a search of the NYPD's internal and external databases without individualized reasonable suspicion. These unwarranted digital searches disproportionately target people of color without being reasonably related to actual criminal activity.

Jangana, Jaccary vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 021832/2018E, Supreme Court - Bronx, March 28, 2018, ended April 3, 2019
$17,500 Settlement
Complaint
Description: On November 17, 2016 in the vicinity of Third Ave and E. 138 St, Bronx, NY, Plaintiff was walking towards a local grocery store with a friend when he was stopped, handcuffed and arrested by defendants. Plaintiff was not engaged in any unlawful or illegal activity. After Plaintiff was arrested, he was transported to the 40th precinct. Plaintiff was held in a holding cell. Plaintiff was subjected to a strip search. After several hours Plaintiff was removed to Bronx Central Booking. On November 19, 2016, Plaintiff was arraigned in Bronx Criminal Court and charged with False Personation. Plaintiff was released on his recognizance and ordered to return to court. Plaintiff made several court appearances until the mat...

Castellar, Dennis vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 021896/2018E, Supreme Court - Bronx, February 28, 2018

Carrion, Emmanuel vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 16CV09403, U.S. District Court - Southern District NY, May 19, 2017, ended November 18, 2020
Zero Disposition
Complaint
Description: On June 3 2016, police officers assaulted the plaintiff in the police precinct bathroom after the plaintiff refused to remove his jewelry. Plaintiff was injured to the point of being unable to move. Plaintiff spent four days in central booking and was denied medical treatment for his cancer and a chance to see his lawyer. On November 3, 2016, officers detained plaintiff on the street, took him to the precinct after commenting on plaintiff's ongoing lawsuit, and beat him

Fernandez, Yolanda vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 303923/2016, Supreme Court - Bronx, March 23, 2017, ended May 3, 2019
$65,000 Settlement

Tucker, Lee vs City of New York, et al.
Case # 021564/2015E, Supreme Court - Bronx, March 19, 2015, ended December 14, 2016
$5,000 Settlement