John et al v. City of New York et al

Case number
Court district
Kings County Supreme Court
Plaintiff gender, specified in lawsuit
Multiple Plaintiffs
Incident date
June 25, 2016
Incident time
1:30 AM
Stop Location
Incident county
Kings (Brooklyn)
Precinct taken to


defendant officers were executing a search warrant at an adjacent premises and decided to extend their search to the garage of the subject premises. Officers arrested plaintiffs before searching the garage and when one Plaintiff asked to see a warrant, officers assaulted him and searched the garage, recovering a lawfully registered firearm. Plaintiffs were brought to the 75th precinct and charged with Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Third & Fourth Degree; Criminal Possession of a Firearm; Possession of a Pistol Ammunition; and Unlawful Possession of Marihuana. Charges against all Plaintiffs were later dismissed.

Plaintiff Attorney

WALE MOSAKU, P.C.3rd 25 Bond Street, FloorBrooklyn, New York 11201(718) 243-0994

Force Detail
False Criminal Charges Outcome
False Criminal Charges Type

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