Litzey v. The City of New York 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 18, 2013
Incident time
1:00 AM
Stop Location
Motor Vehicle
Incident county
Kings (Brooklyn)
Precinct taken to
Settlement amount


Defendant Officers approached Plaintiff while he was sitting in a parked rental car. Plaintiff was roughly and forcibly removed from the car. He was assaulted, searched, handcuffed, and taken to the 88th Precinct where he was strip-searched and assaulted by Officer Cruz. Plaintiff was charged with multiple vehicle and traffic law violations, tampering with evidence, and resisting arrest. All charges were later dismissed.

Plaintiff Attorney

Leo Glickman Stoll, Glickman & Bellina, LLP 475 Atlantic Ave., Fl.3 Brooklyn, NY 11217 718-852-3710 Fax: 718-852-3586 Email: [email protected]

Force Detail
False Criminal Charges Outcome
False Criminal Charges Type

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