Freeman v. 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
Plaintiff race, specified in lawsuit
Black or African American
Incident date
April 20, 2014
Stop Location
Incident county
Kings (Brooklyn)
Precinct taken to
Settlement amount


The plaintiff was walking home when he was stopped by the defendant officers. Officer Gambino uttered a racial slur and searched the plaintiff without any cause for suspicion. The defendant officers then took the plaintiff to the 75th Precinct where he was searched again and then falsely charged with urinating in public. The charges were dismissed.

Plaintiff Attorney

James C. Neville Lumer & Neville 225 Broadway, Suite 2700 New York, NY 10007 212-566-5060 Fax: 212-406-6890 Email: [email protected]

Other Patterns of Misconduct
False Criminal Charges Outcome
False Criminal Charges Type
Charges Against Plaintiff

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