Orlando et al. v. City of NY/ Police Department

Case number
Court district
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
Plaintiff gender, specified in lawsuit
Multiple Plaintiffs
Incident date
September 14, 2013
Stop Location
Motor Vehicle
Incident county
Richmond (Staten Island)
Precinct taken to
Settlement amount


Both plaintiffs were in a vehicle owned by Plaintiff 1 when they were stopped by an unmarked car. Four plainclothes defendant officers approached plaintiff's 1 vehicle and searched both plaintiffs. They tightly handcuffed and detained plaintiffs in a van driven by defendant officers Banghart and Sposito. According to the complaint, the plaintiffs were taken to either 121st or 123rd Precinct. They were brought on unspecified charges, which were later dismissed.

Plaintiff Attorney

Martin Adams, ADAMS & COMMISSIONONG LLPAttorneys for Plaintiff Orlando65 Broadway, Suite 71 SNew York, New York 10006; David B. Epstein, Epstein & Conroy, Attorneys for Plaintiff Bohan, 33 Adams St. Suite2703 Brooklyn, NY 11201

Force Detail
False Criminal Charges Outcome

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