Wright v. Trapasso et al.

Case number
Court district
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
Plaintiff gender, specified in lawsuit
Incident date
July 29, 2012
Incident time
Stop Location
Motor Vehicle
Incident county
Richmond (Staten Island)


Plaintiff pulled over and parked on side of road after seeing police vehicle lights and waited. Defendant police officers approached plaintiff's vehicle, verbally assaulted him and told him his headlight was out. Plaintiff called 120th precinct to file a complaint against defendant officers while waiting in his vehicle. Defendant officers opened driver's door and physically assaulted plaintiff with baton and pepper spray. Plaintiff was removed from his vehicle by defendant officer, the vehicle was searched, and he was placed in handcuffs. Plaintiff was charged with menacing, harassment, disorderly conduct, and resisting arrest. Plaintiff was convicted of disorderly conduct.

Plaintiff Attorney

George Wright 255 Franklin Avenue Staten, NY 10301 718-442-4055 PRO SE

False Criminal Charges Outcome

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