Britton et al 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
Multiple Plaintiffs
Incident date
April 6, 2014
Incident time
Stop Location
Incident county
Kings (Brooklyn)
Settlement amount


Defendant officers warrantlessly entered Plaintiff's home on multiple occasions searching for a suspect. On this occasion, defendant Sambolin created arrest paperwork in which he stated that the defendants had recovered a decorative sword, a machete, a gravity knife, and marijuana from the premises. DA declined to prosecute.

Plaintiff Attorney

Michael B. Lumer Lumer & Neville 225 Broadway Suite 2700 New York, NY 10007 212-566-5060

False Criminal Charges Outcome

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